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An information dissemination service of NIDDK.

Sisters Together: Move More, Eat Better
A national initiative designed to encourage Black women 18 and over to maintain a healthy weight by becoming more physically active and making healthier food choices.

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Weight Loss and Control

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    Weight loss and control topics

    Each of the topics below exists as a booklet or fact sheet. Copies may be ordered from the Weight-control Information Network (WIN).


    • Table summarizing long-term studies of pharmacotherapy for the management of obesity.


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    • Publications Order Form
      Health professionals, patients, and consumers may order single copies of most titles in the Publications Titles list free of charge. Health professionals may order bulk quantities for a fee.

    • Video Order Form
      The Clinical Nutrition and Obesity Lecture Series videos are a tool for health professionals and the public to better understand various nutrition and nutrition-related disorders.

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