Nutrition and Exercise

Did you know that in 2008, the Center for Disease Control reported that 25.2 percent of the adults in Dane County were obese?


More women in Wisconsin are overweight or obese today than at any other time in history. This can result in a variety of serious health problems for women and their children.


The University of Wisconsin's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology created the Healthy Women, Healthy Babies Fund to work with women of all ages and communicate the importance of a healthy lifestyle.


By providing education and resources to women, we hope to develop strong, healthy families. Here are some online resources to help you eat well and get active:




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