The Weight of the Nation – Confronting America’s Obesity Epidemic
Bringing together the nation’s leading research institutions, The Weight of the Nation is a presentation of HBO and the Institute of Medicine (IOM), in association with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and in partnership with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and Kaiser Permanente.
The centerpiece of The Weight of the Nation campaign is the four-part documentary series, each featuring case studies, interviews with our nation’s leading experts, and individuals and their families struggling with obesity. Parts 1 and 2 of the Documentary air on HBO today, May 14. Parts 3 & 4 air on May 15, 2012.
For more information and to watch the trailer: http://bit.ly/J3ZlYs