Newsletter

Below are Women In Government's Childhood Obesity Policy Newsletters.

Childhood Obesity Quarterly Newsletter, Volume 1, Issue 3, Summer 2014

In this issue:

  • Use of BMI May Underestimate Childhood Obesity Prevalence
  • Reflecting: 21st Annual Midwestern Regional Conference
  • Childhood Obesity Related Legislative Updates
  • "Smart Snacking" Officially Regulated in Schools
  • Smart Snacks in School Guidelines Infographic
  • A Resolution to Play Infographic


Childhood Obesity Quarterly Newsletter, Volume 1, Issue 2, Spring 2014

In this issue:

  • I Love ME - Marion County
  • Childhood Obesity is a National Security Issue
  • Food and Beverage Marketing to Children in Schools
  • Childhood Obesity Policymakers in Action
  • USDA's School Wellness Policies
  • Childhood Obesity Legislative Toolkit Infographic
  • Childhood Obesity Legislation Passed in 2013


Childhood Obesity Quarterly Newsletter, Volume 1, Issue 1, Winter 2014

In this issue:

  • Letter from WIG President Marjorie Maginn
  • Women In Government's Childhood Obesity Task Force
  • Instant Recess for Active Living
  • Childhood Obesity Declining in the U.S.
  • Children and Physical Activity Fast Facts Infographic
  • Childhood Obesity Policymakers in Action