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Useful obesity links

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Useful obesity links

 

  • BOSPA - The British Obesity Surgery Patient Association - BOSPA was launched in December 2003 to provide support and information to the thousands of patients in the UK for whom obesity surgery can provide an enormous benefit.
  • British Medical Journals Online - This site contains the full text of all articles published in the weekly British Medical Journal.
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - NICE is an independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance on promoting good health and preventing and treating ill health.
  • NHS Direct Online - NHS Direct is an online service provided by the National Health Service in the UK. It provides information on general health and health issues.
  • The Obesity Awareness & Solutions Trust - An online website dedicated to encouraging a better understanding of obesity, its causes and the practical solutions that are or should be available.
  • National Obesity Forum - The National Obesity Forum is a website dedicated to raising awareness of the growing health impact that being overweight or obese is having on patients and the National Health Service (NHS).
  • Association for the Study of Obesity - The Association for the Study of Obesity (ASO) is the UK's foremost organisation dedicated to the understanding and treatment of obesity. This site features scientific and medical resources relating to obesity.
  • Healthier Weight - Healthier Weight are exclusively devoted to the management of overweight and obese patients.  No other healthcare organisation in Europe provides such a comprehensive range of obesity surgery and weight loss programmes.

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