- Sorry, this item is not available in
- Image not available
- To view this video download Flash Player
Continuing the tradition of 2007’s Addiction and 2009’s The Alzheimer’s Project in spotlighting the nation’s most pressing health issues, HBO addresses the issue of obesity in The Weight of the Nation, an initiative that will help launch one of the most far-reaching public health campaigns on this epidemic to date. Developed in partnership with the Institute of Medicine (IOM) and in association with some of the world’s foremost health-research organizations. Three years in the making, The Weight of the Nation spotlights the facts and myths of this public-health crisis, showing how obesity affects the health of the nation and cripples the health care system.
I've only watched the first two episodes so far. The first one was the usual stuff about how bad the unhealthy eating habits and obesity are for people. Read morePublished 2 months ago by JunLee
Very strong documentary with a lot of important - and disturbing - information. I raced through all four episodes and learned a lot. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Morty
We use this video at work to help drive some very important ideas across to our patients. The 2 minutes of nudity in the first disc does not allow us to show it publically if... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Love to read