Adult Prevention Programs Nicholas Granato 2/17/12
Know One in Particular Obesity affects everyone… It does not matter who you are… Whether you are an adult or child… What race, gender, or ethnicity… Or how much money you have or not.
The Center for Disease and ControlIn 1999 creates a subdivisionNutrition, Physical Activity, andObesity(DNPAO)Funds 25 statesNational Adult Obesity Programscreated
“Lets Move” Michelle Obama • Walk after dinner • Eat Fruits and Vegetables • Cook with Children • Turn Television off during family time
Michigan’s Building Healthy Community Project The Tennessee Obesity Task Force The Obesity Prevention Action Plan of New Jersey
People Must become ActiveDaily Physical ActivityLess High Fat and Fried FoodsEat Fruits and Vegetables
We Face an Epidemic Prevention Programs are in Place Strides have been taken Can we change peoples lives… And beat this awful Epidemic… Yes We Can!
Centers for disease control and prevention. (2011, May 26). Retrieved fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/resources/publications/aag/obesity.htm Centers for disease control and prevention. (2011, March 3). Retrievedfrom http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/stateprograms/index.htmlLets move!. (2010, 12 02). Retrieved from http://www.letsmove.gov/(n.d.). Nutrition,physical activity, and obesity. . Retrieved fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/states/examples/pdfs/nutrition-physicalactivity-obesity.pdf
Pictures Slide 2/3Farius Jr, Francisco. People. 2009. Photograph. SaoPaulo. Web.Photograph. Wikimedia Commons. Centers forDisease Control and Prevention, National Centerfor Health Statistics, 3 Aug. 2011. Web. 17 Feb. 2012.Clip Art Pages 4 and 6