CDC Obesity Data and Statistics
CDC Public Health collects and looks at information to plan and evaluate public health practice. The latest information on obesity is provided.
Recommended Community Strategies and Measurements to Prevent Obesity in the United States Implementation and Measurement Guide 7/09
The goal of the CDC initiated Measurement Guide is to look at and recommend a set of obesity prevention ideas and suggested ways that local governments and communities can use to plan, apply, and review plans to stop obesity.