Weight of the Nation: Confronting America's Obesity Epidemic

457 Melvill Hall Pippin Center
Tue, Apr 30, 2013, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

A Love of Learnng lecture sponsored by UW-Richland Continuing Education. In 2012, HBO and the Institute of Medicine launched The Weight of the Nation, a four-part documentary series, raising public awareness of the serious consequences of obesity. Join Richland FIT, Richland County's healthy living coalition, alsong with local health care professionals, in viewing three short clips from the documentaries, followed by discussion. Learn about the complex causes of obesity, how environment influences health, and community solutions. Free admission. All welcome.