TITLE

Statement of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on the Release of Institute of Medicine's Childhood Obesity Report

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Ascribe Newswire: Health;9/30/2004, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) which supports the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) "Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance" report, which focuses attention and proposes action on the nation's childhood obesity epidemic. RWJF applauds the IOM committee for providing far-reaching recommendations and a valuable blueprint for action, outlining key steps that public officials, industry leaders, schools, health care providers, parents, community groups and others can take to stem the tide of childhood obesity.
ACCESSION #
14656673

 

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