Father’s Day Check In and Check Up

Annual events -- birthdays, anniversaries, holidays -- are often a time when we take stock of our place in life and progress in achieving goals. The leading causes of death for American men are heart disease and cancer, across all…

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Experts Weigh in on Preventing and Addressing Obesity

As National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month comes to a close, it's clear that childhood obesity is an issue supported by communities, parents, schools and community programs around the nation. Recently, the East Bay Community Foundation partnered with Kaiser Permanente to…

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12 Bonus Shorts for HBO’s Weight of the Nation

In addition to the four-part Weight of the Nation documentary series, HBO and its partners (the IOM, NIH, CDC, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, and Kaiser Permanente) produced several bonus shorts. These 30-minute videos focus on topics that include excess…

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