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September 13, 2019

Highlighting the Benefits Access to Care can Have for Individuals Affected by Obesity, National Obesity Care Week Launches on September 15th

Tampa, Fla. –Of the more than 100 million Americans affected by the disease of obesity,fewer than 4% receive obesity-related treatment from their healthcare provider. Having access to comprehensive obesity care can be life-changing, from the management of obesity to the red...
September 13, 2019

AAHS Submits Comment on Possible Iowa Rest Area Closures

The AAHS recently submitted comments against the Iowa Department of Transportation's Rest Area Plan, which proposes to close a significant number of rest areas on Iowa highways.
September 11, 2019

AAHS Joins National Obesity Care Week 2019

Today, more than 93 million adult Americans are living with obesity. Many do not know obesity is a disease and that their healthcare provider can help them with weight-loss and maintenance. Others do not have insurance coverage to help them pay for these healthcare options.