Reducing obesity will require involvement of all sectors of society

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  • © 2014 The Obesity Society. We need all sectors of society involved in reducing obesity. The food industry's effort to reduce energy intake as part of the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation is a significant step in the right direction and should be recognized as such by the public health community. We also need to get organizations that promote physical inactivity, such as computer, automobile, and entertainment industries, to become engaged in efforts to reduce obesity.
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  • Hill JO; Peters JC; Blair SN
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  • 255
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  • 23
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  • 2