Black Girls Nutrition

Obesity remains the biggest threat to the health of black women

problem

82% of Black Women are overweight or obese.

Risk

Millions are at risk for chronic diseases such as Type II diabetes and hypertension.

Impact

Preventable obesity related diseases cost the healthcare system $23.9 billion annually.

our APP

Goal: Disrupt generational obesity.
  • Culturally attuned recipes and meal plans.

  • Peer support for achieving health goals.

  • Access to nutrition professionals.

  • Connects with FitBit, Apple Watch and others.

Our team

Experts in nutrition, health policy and disparities in addition to obesity medicine.

Lauren Powell, Ph.D.

Thought Leadership
A laser focused, multi-talented thought-leader committed to eliminating the root causes, drivers, and generational toll of racial/ethnic health disparities on communities of color.

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