Weight of the Nation

Weight of the Nation

DVD (Slip Sleeve / Subtitled / Full Frame)

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Product Details

Release Date: 07/31/2012
UPC: 0883929242887
Source: Hbo Home Video
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Time: 4:36:00
Sales rank: 58,555

Special Features

Closed Caption

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Weight of the Nation: Consequences/Choices
1. Chapter 1 [2:19]
2. How Do We Measure Overweight And Obesity? [:48]
3. The Childhood Origins Of Adult Diseases [9:59]
4. An Obesity Epidemic [3:21]
5. How Much Does Genetics Contribute To Obesity? [2:30]
6. Disparities [3:20]
7. Childhood Prevalence And Health Impact [6:35]
8. Heart Disease And Stroke [7:32]
9. Some Surprising Health Consequences [3:43]
10. Fatty Liver Disease [12:54]
11. Diabetes [9:01]
12. The Economic Costs Of Obesity [4:17]
1. Chapter 1 [2:20]
2. The Frontiers Of Obesity Research [3:52]
3. Is There A Right Way To Lose Weight? [6:56]
4. Why Diets Don't Work Over The Long Term [1:52]
5. Energy Balance [:54]
6. Why Is It So Hard To Lose Weight? [2:53]
7. How Can I Prevent Type 2 Diabetes? [13:25]
8. What Are The Facts And Myths About Exercise? [3:49]
9. What Can I Do At Work To Improve My Health? [5:57]
10. How Can I Curb Stress Eating? [7:27]
11. Bariatric Surgery [11:59]
12. Maintaining Weight Loss On Your Own [9:07]
Disc #2 -- Weight of the Nation: Children in Crisis/Challenges
1. Chapter 1 [2:17]
2. Health Consequences Of Childhood Obesity [11:47]
3. Food Marketing To Children [11:54]
4. Profile: Téa [4:08]
5. The State Of School Lunch [10:58]
6. Sugar-Sweetened Beverages [5:19]
7. P.E. And Physical Inactivity In Kids [18:43]
1. Chapter 1 [2:19]
2. Causes Of Death [1:22]
3. We're Sick [5:34]
4. Personal Responsibility [1:24]
5. The Mismatch [9:49]
6. Disparities [7:33]
7. The Food Industry [5:05]
8. The Food We Grow [10:14]
9. The Real Costs Of Food [1:11]
Disc #3 -- Weight of the Nation: Bonus Shorts
1. Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby: The Risks Of Excess Weight
1. Obesity And Type 2 Diabetes
1. Latino Health Access: A Model Of Community Action
1. Nashville Takes Action: A City Battles Obesity
1. Can A Lifetime Of Excess Weight Lead To Heart Disease?
1. Poverty And Obesity: When Healthy Food Isn't An Option
1. Stigma: The Human Cost Of Obesity
1. Overweight In The Workplace: How Wellness Programs Can Help The American Workforce
1. The Quest To Understand The Biology Of Weight Loss
1. Is Weight Something We Inherit?
1. Healthy Foods And Obesity Prevention: Increasing Markets For Fruit And Vegetable Farmers
1. Obesity Research And The National Institute Of Health

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