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Contact Information

Center for Disabilities Studies
University of Delaware
461 Wyoming Road
Newark DE 19716
Phone: 302-831-6974
TDD: 302-831-4689

Healthy Weight Issue Briefs

Disability and obesity are complex public health challenges, but ones that offer major dividends to our country if effective strategies are successfully applied. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published five new issue briefs that describe what people and organizations can do to help combat obesity among people with disabilities, and assist them in achieving healthy weight and an improved quality of life.