Resources and Links

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
120 South Riverside Plaza
Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
800-366-1655 (consumer nutrition information line)
www.eatright.org

American Diabetes Association
Attn: National Call Center
1701 N. Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
800-342-2383
www.diabetes.org

American Heart Association
National Center
7272 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75231-4596
800-AHA-USA1 (242-8721)
American Stroke Association
888-4-STROKE (478-7653)
www.americanheart.org

American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
100 S.W. 75th Street
Suite 201
Gainesville, FL 32607
352-331-4900
352-331-4975 (fax)
www.asmbs.org

American Society of Bariatric Physicians
2821 S Parker Road
Suite 625
Aurora, CO 80014
www.asbp.org

Bariatric Pal - Your Friend in Bariatrics
The largest online bariatric support group.
www.lapbandtalk.com

Bariatric Support Centers International
This site provides a forum for patients to chat and receive support.
www.BariatricSupportCenter.com

Fitness Fundamentals: Presidents Counsel on Physical Fitness
www.hoptechno.com/book11

Interactive Meal Planner
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/lose_wt/menuplanner.html

Midtown Express Pharmacy
www.midtownexpresspharmacy.com

Obesity Help, Inc.
Dedicated to improving the lives of individuals affected by the disease of obesity.
www.obesityaction.org

The Obesity Society
1250 24th Street, NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20037
202-776-7711
202-776-7712 (fax)
www.obesity.org

Obesity Help, Inc.
Excellent resource guide for bariatric patients.
www.ObesityHelp.com

Shape Up America
www.shapeup.org

Choose My Plate
Provides practical information to help consumers build healthier diets
www.choosemyplate.gov

Weight Control Information Network
win.niddk.nih.gov/index.htm