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Obesity is an escalating problem for all age groups in the United States. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is at the forefront of obesity prevention, research and treatment and its faculty members have developed community, education and technology-based obesity intervention programs that have worldwide impact. Healthcare specialists are available to discuss obesity prevention, genetics, nutrition, surgical solutions, childhood obesity, fertility and obesity co-morbidities and chronic diseases

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UTHealth to launch population health initiative

James Langabeer, Ph.D., M.B.A., of  The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), is leading an innovative community health program. 

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UTHealth now offers a fellowship in obesity medicine

To help doctors address the obesity epidemic, McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) now offers a fellowship in obesity medicine.

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UTHealth to recognize youth and community leaders in the fight against obesity

The ninth annual Texas Health Champion Award ceremony, hosted by the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health in Austin, will recognize leaders who have fought to raise awareness and ease the obesity epidemic in Texas.

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