June 26, 2012 | News Release
Updated standards for snacks, drinks sold in school likely to have positive impact, study finds.
December 14, 2011 | News Release
Study shows providing calorie information as a physical activity equivalent may be most effective.
July 7, 2011 | News Release
Since 1995 rates have doubled or nearly doubled in 17 states.
July 8, 2010 | Commentary
Americans are "way ahead of their elected officials" and they want action now, says RWJF Senior Vice President James S. Marks in a commentary on The Huffington Post.
July 1, 2009 | News Release/Video
Obesity rates increase in 23 states; report urges stronger response through health reform, national strategy.
July 1, 2009 | Commentary
To address obesity in culturally diverse populations, interventions should include "real-world" practices that are adapted to cultural needs, values and resources, according to Terry L. Bazzarre, Ph.D., a former senior program director at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
June 29, 2010 | News Release
Striking disparities persist; obesity rates highest among Blacks and in Southern states.