Social Media Tools
Take advantage of these free, easy-to-use communication tools to help support your overweight and obesity prevention and control efforts.
Badges are small graphic images that include a message and link to a web page. Buttons are graphic elements that include an image, a short call-to-action message, and a link for more information. They are created to be shared, and include HTML code that allows you to post them on a website.
Content syndication is an application that enables partner organizations to display current CDC health content and allows visitors to the public health partner's website access to CDC content without leaving the partner website.
Current web pages available for content syndication:
e-Cards are electronic greeting cards that you can send to friends, family and co-workers. Simply select an e-Card, type in an email address and name, and send a greeting that encourages healthy eating and active living.
Walking School Bus
Walk at Work 2
Walk at Work 1
Walk for Health
Walk to be Active
Walk at Work
Worldwide Day of Play
Listen to or download these podcasts to learn more about the obesity epidemic, physical activity and the food systems.
Keep Your Kids Moving
A recent CDC study found that only about one in 10 high school students is getting enough exercise.
Keep Your Kids Moving (A Cup of Health with CDC)
If you think your child spends too much time playing video games or watching TV, you're probably right. A recent CDC study found that only about one in 10 high school-aged students is getting enough exercise.
View Physical Activity for Everyone videos to learn more about the physical activity guidelines, getting started, and muscle exercises.