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Visit a number of very useful sources of evidence-based information for health professionals and patients to support learning about weight management

There are a number of very useful sources of evidence-based information for clinicians and patients to support learning about obesity and its management to address weight stigma.

World Obesity Federation – represents professional members of the scientific, medical and research communities from over 50 national obesity associations

Obesity Canada – national obesity charity association

University of Connecticut Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity – non-profit research and public policy organisation

STOP Obesity Alliance – collaboration of more than 80 consumer, provider, government, business, and health insurer organisations

The European Association for the Study of Obesity – federation of professional membership associations from 34 countries

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