The University of Georgia

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SEC Academic Symposium: Sept. 21-23

Prevention of Obesity: Overcoming a 21st Century
Public Health Challenge

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

With Virtual Environments

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

Dawgs on the Move Initiative

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

In Schools

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

In Communities

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

In the Workplace

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

In Senior Centers

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Reducing Obesity in Georgia

In People with Disabilities

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Weighing In

Athens MOVE to Highlight Obesity Initiative Activities

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Gary LeFeuvre, executive director of Athens MOVE magazine, pays tribute to the recently deceased University of Georgia Obesity Initiative director, Clifton Baile. View article here. To help support the fulfillment of Dr. Baile’s vision, Athens MOVE will feature an article about one program or study from the UGA Obesity Initiative in each issue. Learn more about … More ›

Help Georgia Get Physical

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Are you willing to help combat obesity in Georgia? University of Georgia Extension needs interested Georgians to test the new Walk Georgia website by registering for the program and logging physical activity online.

More than information

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From cutting carbs to reducing sodium, weight loss tips are plentiful in the media. Even tips based on research studies often appear to contradict the findings of other studies. With an abundance of obesity research, cutting through the noise to help reduce obesity can be challenging for those involved in health communication. Ultimately, helping people … More ›

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