Obesity & Weight Loss Resources
Obesity is a serious, complex, life-shortening and poorly understood disease. It is also the most common major chronic illness in the Western world. Today, an estimated two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese – a number that has doubled since 1980 (click here for additional information).
- "Lose to Gain" Healthy Weight Program - PDF Brochure - A program provided by Shawnee Health Service.
- MEND Program - Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do it! - Evidence based program to help you and your child develop a healthy lifestyle that lasts a lifetime. - A program provided by Shawnee Health Service.
- New Life Weight Loss Center - A weight loss surgery program provided by Herrin Hospital.