Overweight and Obesity Prevention

Minnesota Obesity PlanObesity Plan

The Minnesota Plan to Reduce Obesity and Obesity-Related Chronic Diseases is a call to action. We invite you to join us in making the reduction of obesity a priority, and helping to make Minnesota truly the healthiest state in the nation.

—Sanne Magnan, M.D., Ph.D.
Former Commissioner of Health

Minnesota's Plan to Reduce
Obesity and Obesity-Related Chronic Disease


 •  Overview
 •  Executive Summary (pdf 568 kb/7 pgs)
 •  The Plan (pdf 17.2 mb/100 pgs)
 •  Frequently Asked Questions

The Minnesota Plan to Reduce Obesity and Obesity-Related Chronic Diseases encourages policy and environmental changes that support healthy eating, physical activity and achieving or maintaining a healthy weight.

The Plan represents a collaboration of statewide partners - including individuals representing state and local public health, state and local education agencies, transportation, parks and recreation, community and non-profit organizations, healthcare providers and insurers, academia, advocacy organizations, industry and chronic disease prevention partners - all working to improve the health of people in Minnesota.

Updated Wednesday, October 08, 2014 at 11:37AM