Diet & Weight Control

Diet & Weight Control:

Centerpoint's Diet Center - Information on diets & healthy eating, nutrition, recipes, & diet-related conditions

Children's Mercy Hospital - Weight Management Clinical Practice Guideline - resources for children and adolescents dealing with overweight and obesity

City & Community-Based Programs


Let's Move Blue Springs

Kansas University Medical Center's Center for Physical Activity and Weight Management - Designs interventions for individuals, families and organizations based on research findings

Medi-Weightloss Clinic - (Overland Park) - individualized plan for weight loss under physician supervision

Shawnee Mission Medical Center


Diabetes Center

Weight Loss Programs:

Structured Online


Weight Watchers


Spark People


Calorie King





Other Online resources


Spark People


Calorie King





Social networks - Groups all over the KC metro area that focus on many different varieties of physical activity and nutrition; provide a structure for people to meet others interested in the same things in the same geographical area.


Gain-Together-Lose-Together - (formerly the American Dietetic Association) - Information on how to eat and lose weight in a healthy way

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Updated 9/9/17