Reviewed Weight Loss Associations Links
(viewing 1 - 2 of 2)Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association) is the nation’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. The organization serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being. They offer information on diet and referrals to dietitians. Obesity Medicine Association
The Obesity Medicine Association (formerly American Society of Bariatric Physicians) is a national professional medical society of more than 1,400 licensed physicians who offer specialized programs in the medical treatment of obesity (bariatrics) and its associated conditions. For physicians, the organization offers a series of continuing medical education programs, a peer-reviewed quarterly journal, and a bi-monthly newsletter, News from ASBP. For the public, they offers information on the growing problem of obesity in the U.S., ways to lose and maintain a healthy weight, and a listing of member physicians that offer professional consultation in dealing with weight loss problems.