The Weight of the Nation

A documentary series examining the obesity crisis in the U.S. looks at the health risks of being overweight, weight-loss ideas, childhood obesity and efforts to improve the public health.

Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
15:19 — Dr. David Nathan, director of the Diabetes Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, offers an overview on everything you need to know about diabetes: t (more…)
Overweight in the Workplace: Wellness Programs
18:46 — Inside the impressive workplace wellness program at Nabholz Construction Corporation in Conway, Arkansas.
Trailer
01:12 — HBO Documentary Films presents this multi-part, multimedia event that explores the obesity epidemic in America.
Stigma: The Human Cost of Obesity
18:52 — Overweight and obese people discuss the stigma and discrimination they have faced because of their weight in this short documentary.
Is Weight Something We Inherit?
11:03 — Renowned geneticists answer the most frequently asked questions about whether or not we inherit our weight problems, how our genes interact with the e (more…)
The Weight of a Nation Season 1
To win we have to lose. HBO shines a bright light on America's obesity epidemic in this multi-part, multi-platform project that looks at causes, sympt (more…)
The Weight of a Nation Season 1
To win we have to lose. HBO shines a bright light on America's obesity epidemic in this multi-part, multi-platform project that looks at causes, sympt (more…)
Is Weight Something We Inherit?
11:00 — [HBO] Renowned geneticists answer the most frequently asked questions about whether or not we inherit our weight problems, how our genes interact with (more…)
Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
15:00 — [HBO] Dr. David Nathan, director of the Diabetes Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, offers an overview on everything you need to know about diabe (more…)
Is Weight Something We Inherit?
11:00 — [HBO] Renowned geneticists answer the most frequently asked questions about whether or not we inherit our weight problems, how our genes interact with (more…)
Stigma: The Human Cost of Obesity
18:00 — [HBO] Overweight and obese people discuss the stigma and discrimination they have faced because of their weight in this short documentary.
Trailer
01:00 — HBO Documentary Films presents this multi-part, multimedia event that explores the obesity epidemic in America.
Overweight in the Workplace: How Wellness Programs Can Help the American Workforce
18:00 — [HBO] Inside the impressive workplace wellness program at Nabholz Construction Corporation in Conway, Arkansas.
Stigma: The Human Cost of Obesity
18:00 — [HBO] Overweight and obese people discuss the stigma and discrimination they have faced because of their weight in this short documentary.
Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
15:00 — [HBO] Dr. David Nathan, director of the Diabetes Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, offers an overview on everything you need to know about diabe (more…)
Overweight in the Workplace: How Wellness Programs Can Help the American Workforce
18:00 — [HBO] Inside the impressive workplace wellness program at Nabholz Construction Corporation in Conway, Arkansas.
Trailer
01:00 — HBO Documentary Films presents this multi-part, multimedia event that explores the obesity epidemic in America.
Weight of the nation
02:48 — The Executive Producer of the HBO documentary 'Weight of the Nation' sat down with Jane Velez-Mitchell
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