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Image of young boy holding two bagels over his eyesThe News section provides updates on current activities from We Can!™ community sites and national partners. It also includes the program newsletter We Can! In Action and a calendar of events.

In this section you will find:


Media are encouraged to contact the NHLBI Communications Office at 301-496-4236 or by email at for:

  • Interviews with experts in overweight and obesity, We Can! community site leaders, and We Can! participants.
  • Copies of PSAs, soundbites and b-roll, and other campaign materials.
  • Additional information about research on the health effects of overweight and obesity, the growing threat of overweight in children, and how families can maintain a healthy weight.

We Can! and the We Can! logo are trademarks of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

We Can! Animation

We Can! has produced a 60-second animated presentation that highlights the importance of preventing overweight and obesity for families.

View the We Can! Animation.

We Can! PSAs

Use these live-read We Can! public service announcements on your radio program.