CDC Urged to Rein in Obesity Now

October 21, 2004
by Nancy Hellmich
USA Today

A new report by a national health advocacy group calls state and national policies ineffective tools in the war against obesity. The Trust for America's Health, a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., went a step further Wednesday and recommended that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention become the nation's "command and control center" to manage the problem.

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