Certificate of compliance

Weight-control & Physical Activity (WIN)

is in compliance with the HONcode

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7 Years

Certificate validity: 25 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

03 Feb 2006

Certificate validity:

25 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

Date of last visit:

25 Sep 2013
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

DNRC Table

(25 Sep 2013) - Link


(25 Sep 2013) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Publications produced by WIN are reviewed by both NIDDK scientists and outside experts. This publication was also reviewed by:
Steven Blair, P.E.D., Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina.
John M. Jakicic, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Health and Physical Activity, Director, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh.

(25 Sep 2013) - Link

Updated February 2010

(25 Sep 2013) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

To contact WIN, call toll free 18779464627; fax: 2028281028; email:
or write Weight-control Information Network, 1 WIN Way, Bethesda, MD 208923665.

(25 Sep 2013) - Link

The Weight-control Information Network (WIN) is an information service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

(25 Sep 2013) - Link

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site's certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

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