Evidence-Informed Strategies for Obesity Prevention

This web page lists resources – guides, reports from national organizations, books and websites – that share the most effective strategies for obesity prevention available in 2013, based on research and expert consensus. Many of these resources are recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and/or referenced by North Carolina’s Plan to Address Obesity: Healthy Weight and Healthy Communities, 2013 – 2020.

Guides Guides

User-friendly guides and handbooks with examples and web links to resources for implementing evidence-based strategies

Reports Reports from National Organizations

Reports that list evidence-based strategies and recommendations for obesity prevention

Books Books

Books that include obesity prevention strategies and are available for free download and/or online reading

Websites Websites

Additional websites that summarize the supporting evidence for recommended obesity prevention strategies


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