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The State of Obesity 2019: Better Policies for a Healthier America

Description
Report on obesity-related trends and topics. Offers policy recommendations to address obesity. Includes a special feature on racial and ethnic disparities in obesity. Provides data on obesity levels in rural areas and highlights programs developed to address obesity in rural communities. Includes state-level data on obesity and related chronic conditions, as well as obesity-related indicators and policies.
Author(s)
Molly Warren, Stacy Beck, Daphne Delgado
Date
09/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Trust for America's Health
Tagged as
Children and youth · Food security and nutrition · Health disparities · Obesity and weight control · Physical activity · Policy · Racial and ethnic groups · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · State-by-state