Obesity Care Week 2021

Initially founded in 2015, OCW (Obesity Care Week) has a vision for a society that understands, respects, and accepts the complexities of weight issues amongst our population. From 2020 it became a global initiative, bringing together individuals,healthcare providers and organizations that share a common passion of curbing obesity. We at Jersey Medical Weight Loss Center are proud to be recognized as an “ OCW Champion” again this year and excited to share this honor with renowned weight loss centers around the world. 

Obesity Care Week (OCW) aims to change the way society cares about obesity by:

Facts about Medical Weight Loss Treatment:

Let’s all join hands in curbing this epidemic and work together to create a society that understands the seriousness of weight-related issues, to remove the barriers and bias. Together we can tip the scale in our favor!

Stay healthy.

 
Author
Dr. Chandrasekaran Aparna Chandrasekaran, MD, is board certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine. Her primary area of care is centered around screening, preventing and management of overweight/ obesity. She offers a comprehensive medically supervised weight loss program at Jersey Medical Weight Loss Center, Somerset,NJ. She is a member of Obesity Medicine Association and is actively involved in spreading awareness about Obesity through her blogs, radio show, and presentations. Her article " Body Mass Index-Is It Reliable Indicator of Obesity" got published in the Journal of Nutrition & Weight Loss in February 2018.

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