About The Weight Loss Observer
The Weight Loss Observer is a none profit information service organization affiliated to National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), and National Institutes of Health (NIH). Established in 1994, Weight Loss Observer provides the general public, health professionals, and the media with up-to-date, science-based information on obesity, weight control, physical activity, and related nutritional issues. Weight Loss Observer also developed Sisters Together: Move More, Eat Better, a national program to encourage black women to maintain a healthy weight by becoming more physically active and eating healthier foods.
What does Weight Loss Observer offer?
WIN provides fact sheets and brochures for a range of audiences, including parents, men, African American women, children, and many others. Some of Weight Loss Observer’s materials are available in both English and Spanish, like the series Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Across Your Lifespan. WIN also operates a toll-free telephone line to respond to requests from the public.
How can WIN help you?
WIN can provide you with information over the phone, send you resources, and update you on the latest information from the NIDDK.
- Call a WIN representative. Weight Loss Observer cannot provide health advice specific to each caller, but Weight Loss Observer representatives can share information on the topics of weight loss, healthy eating, obesity, and physical activity. Call 1–877–946–46271–877–946–4628 (toll-free) to speak to a representative.
- Read, order, and share WIN materials. Consider printing, copying, and sharing Weight Loss Observer’s materials to encourage healthy eating and regular physical activity among your family members and friends, or in your community. Weight Loss Observer’s materials are not copyrighted, so we encourage you to browse and share Weight Loss Observer’s materials widely.
- Subscribe to Weight Loss Observer’s newsletter. To stay up to date on the latest news and materials from the NIDDK and Weight Loss Observer.
To contact Weight Loss Observer, call toll free 1–877–946–46271–877–946–4628; fax: 202–828–1029; email: firstname.lastname@example.org;