2022-09-27T15:46:48-04:00September 27th, 2022|

Obesity Canada Community - We Need Your Help! We are looking for family doctors, pediatricians, and nurse practitioners to participate in a focus group on clinical assessment in managing pediatric obesity, as part of the development of the new clinical practice [...]

Closed: Study participants needed: Investigating perspectives of maternal healthcare providers caring for patients who have obesity

2022-07-13T10:11:10-04:00June 14th, 2022|

You are invited to participate in this study as you are currently a practicing or in training Canadian maternal healthcare provider. The primary purpose of this study is to learn about the attitudes and opinions that practicing and in-training maternal [...]

Join a Study: Assessing the relationship between gestational weight gain and internalized weight bias in pregnant women.

2022-03-01T11:51:47-05:00February 18th, 2022|

Today's blog post is brought to you by Jacklyn Stewart, medical student, and Helena Piccinini-Vallis, MD PhD CCFP FCFP, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS. Those living with obesity commonly face stigmatization and pressures to lose weight, which can lead to adverse psychological [...]

Staying connected from a (social) distance: Researchers at Western University are exploring young people’s views of social connectedness, physical distancing, social media use, and wellbeing during COVID-19

2020-09-01T16:09:20-04:00September 1st, 2020|

We all have a need to feel connected with others. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, people around the world have been asked to engage in and abide by public health measures, such as physical distancing, to control and reduce the spread of [...]

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