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We are pleased to welcome OPEN Malaysia who successfully launched in January 2022. We look forward to working together to ensure people with #obesity have access to the care and management they need. To find out more visit bit.ly/3vhbIf5 #WeAreOPEN pic.twitter.com/tJoJwrLuEw
We are proud to support the Canadian Obesity Advocacy Network (COAN) in its mission to facilitate knowledge exchange on obesity prevention, treatment and change in the way policy makers and health professionals approach #obesity Find out more: bit.ly/3zvP4Cb #WeAreOPEN pic.twitter.com/e1dSmzkNCb
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We support our colleagues in the US, where one of the main priorities is the passage of the Treat and Reduce Obesity Act. This would expand the number of providers who are able to cover obesity care. To find out more visit: bit.ly/3P0fbWi pic.twitter.com/RPLDvf5fHy
We are pleased to welcome OPEN Malaysia who successfully launched in January 2022. We look forward to working together to ensure people with #obesity have access to the care and management they need. To find out more visit bit.ly/3vhbIf5 #WeAreOPEN pic.twitter.com/tJoJwrLuEw
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Following the launch of COMMO (Coalicion Mexicana para el Manejo de la Obesidad), our colleagues in Mexico continue their focus on the recognition of obesity as a disease and the elimination of stigma and discrimination. To find out more visit: buff.ly/3EtWiHC pic.twitter.com/9VL1szUEC8
We support our colleagues in the US, where one of the main priorities is the passage of the Treat and Reduce Obesity Act. This would expand the number of providers who are able to cover obesity care. To find out more visit: bit.ly/3P0fbWi pic.twitter.com/RPLDvf5fHy
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First in our #WeareOPEN series is OPEN Spain. They have been pushing for an increased focus on adults living with obesity and developing a multi-faceted integrated strategy by engaging with relevant stakeholders. Follow @OPEN_es or visit obesityopen.org/open-spain/ pic.twitter.com/HJAtVCGSfX
Following the launch of COMMO (Coalicion Mexicana para el Manejo de la Obesidad), our colleagues in Mexico continue their focus on the recognition of obesity as a disease and the elimination of stigma and discrimination. To find out more visit: buff.ly/3EtWiHC pic.twitter.com/9VL1szUEC8
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THREAD: We're proud that the OPEN network continues to expand worldwide. This summer we will be showcasing OPEN countries and regions committed to achieving national support for improved obesity care. #WeAreOPEN pic.twitter.com/YuT9x0NbbV
First in our #WeareOPEN series is OPEN Spain. They have been pushing for an increased focus on adults living with obesity and developing a multi-faceted integrated strategy by engaging with relevant stakeholders. Follow @OPEN_es or visit obesityopen.org/open-spain/ pic.twitter.com/HJAtVCGSfX
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THREAD: We're proud that the OPEN network continues to expand worldwide. This summer we will be showcasing OPEN countries and regions committed to achieving national support for improved obesity care. #WeAreOPEN pic.twitter.com/YuT9x0NbbV
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THREAD: We're proud that the OPEN network continues to expand worldwide. This summer we will be showcasing OPEN countries and regions committed to achieving national support for improved obesity care. #WeAreOPEN
First in our #WeareOPEN series is OPEN Spain. They have been pushing for an increased focus on adults living with obesity and developing a multi-faceted integrated strategy by engaging with relevant stakeholders. Follow @OPEN_es or visit obesityopen.org/open-spain/ pic.twitter.com/I9jZRkI47O
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THREAD: We're proud that the OPEN network continues to expand worldwide. This summer we will be showcasing OPEN countries and regions committed to achieving national support for improved obesity care. #WeAreOPEN
Registration & Housing for ObesityWeek® 2022 are Now Open! - EASO Registration & Housing for ObesityWeek® 2022 are Now Open! - EASO
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OPEN (Obesity Policy Engagement Network) Retweeted
#OW2022 Nov. 1-4 2022, hosts world-renowned experts to share innovations & breakthroughs. Early-Bird registration is open now easo.org/registration-h… @ObesitySociety @EASOobesity @EASOobesityECN #obesity pic.twitter.com/5exlHJTg7C

Covid-19 and obesity

During Covid-19, the OPEN global network remains united in our goal to support improved care for people living with obesity. Working with our Global partners and network, we are focused on facilitating the sharing of insights on how people with obesity are being impacted by Covid-19, as well as advocating for people with obesity to be prioritised by health systems now, and in the future.

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References

1World Health Organization. 2018. Obesity and overweight.[Online] Available at: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs311/en/ [Accessed February 2019].

2Yuen, M.M., et al. (n.d.). A systematic review and evaluation of current evidence reveals 236 obesity-associated disorders. Massachusetts General Hospital & George Washington University. [Poster presentation]

3Kelly, T et al. 2008. Global burden of obesity in 2005 and projections to 2030. International Journal of Obesity. 32: 1431-1437

4The GBD 2015 Obesity Collaborators. 2017. Health effects of overweight and obesity in 195 countries over 25 years. The New England Journal of Medicine; 377 (1): 13-27