Shape Up America!
The focus of Shape Up America! remains fixed on lifestyle change and healthy weight management for adults. But the statistics on the growing prevalence of childhood obesity was of great concern to our founder,...Read more
As a physician, Shape Up America!’s founder, C. Everett Koop, MD, ScD, was aware that health care professionals receive little to no training in nutrition or the treatment of obesity. Furthermore, we knew that...Read more
Shape Up America! was born under a lucky star because the nation’s most famous public health leader, C. Everett Koop, MD, ScD, was our founder. Famous for mandating warning labels on cigarette packages and...Read more