Access to Treatment: Are Obesity Treatments Stigmatized?

2019-07-19T10:47:37+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , |

Disclaimer: Obesity Canada receives unrestricted educational grants from companies who research, manufacture and/or market obesity treatments in Canada and other jurisdictions.  Obesity is a chronic disease (defined as when excess weight or fat impairs health). Just like diabetes and other chronic diseases, [...]

#WorldObesityDay Book Review! Weightless: An Astrological Guide to Shedding Pounds & Keeping Them Off

2018-10-11T09:03:42+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , |

Research shows that most Canadians living with obesity don’t ask healthcare professionals for treatment. When they ask for help, they are frequently told to eat less and move more, a simplistic and ineffective message that does not recognize the complex biology of [...]

Toronto Chapter Celebrates Third Anniversary with Positive Messages

2018-08-22T15:40:06+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , |

Obesity Canada's Toronto chapter celebrated three years with The Sweet Taste of Success: Uplifting Stories From The Real World. This event featured three speakers who spoke about about their own experiences with weight management, delving into their journeys of developing improved self-awareness and how they achieved a different relationship [...]

The Sweet Taste of Success: Obesity Canada Toronto Chapter Event

2018-07-31T18:23:32+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , |

The Sweet Taste of Success Uplifting Weight Loss Stories from the Real World The Obesity Canada- Toronto Chapter invites you to their third anniversary celebration aptly titled, The Sweet Taste of Success. This networking and education event will showcase the various definitions of [...]