January 15, 2013 | News Release
Researchers to examine issues ranging from bullying and distracted driving laws to alcohol control and restaurant grading systems.
September 18, 2012 | News Release
The number of obese adults, along with related disease rates and health care costs, are on course to increase dramatically in every state in the country over the next 20 years, according to F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America's Future 2012.
August 13, 2012 | News Release
New analysis ranks states, finds 12 states exceed 30 percent for obesity.
July 1, 2012 | News Release
The number of Americans suffering from kidney stones between 2007 and 2010 nearly doubled since 1994.
July 7, 2011 | News Release
Since 1995 rates have doubled or nearly doubled in 17 states.
C. Tracy Orleans Receives 2010 American Psychological Association Meritorious Research Service Commendation
March 2, 2011 | Story, News Release
Dr. Orleans has led many national efforts to identify and spread effective clinical, public health, and health care systems-based approaches to health promotion, disease prevention, and chronic disease management.
June 29, 2010 | News Release
Striking disparities persist; obesity rates highest among Blacks and in Southern states.
June 8, 2009 | News Release
Overall, prevention was rated higher than all other proposals, including providing tax credits to small businesses and prohibiting health insurers from denying coverage based on health status.
July 1, 2009 | News Release, Video
Obesity rates increase in 23 states; report urges stronger response through health reform, national strategy.
July 17, 2008 | News Release, Video
Return on investment of more than 5 to 1; focus on increasing physical activity, improving nutrition, and preventing smoking