September 5, 2014
New Jersey now has the 39th highest adult obesity rate in the nation, according to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America, a report from the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).
July 8, 2014
Among same-gender siblings in a two-child household, obesity status was strongly correlated, a new study finds. This association indicates that sibling influence on obesity status may differ from a parent influence.
April 22, 2014
Program Results Report
The Council for a Strong America mobilized leaders in business, law enforcement, and the military to make the case to policy-makers for investing in and supporting public health and community-wide prevention efforts.
May 1, 2013
Black females transitioning to adulthood may experience higher levels of obesity risk due to multiple social risk factors according to this study.