The PASOO envisions an obesity risk-free nation.


Pioneer in the prevention and control of obesity and its complications…


See the PASOO Calendar of Activities for 2018


The idea of creating a local organization to focus on the study of overweight and obesity in the Philippines was first conceived by Dr. Augusto D. Litonjua, following his participation in the European Congress on Obesity…

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What’s New?

24th Annual Convention – August 30, 2018

Fat Facts, Fads and Fallacies – August 30, 2018, Thursday – EDSA Shangri-La Hotel

Clinical Skills Improvement (CSI) Series

Clinical Skills Improvement (CSI) Series: August 10 – 11, 2018, Luxent Hotel

Exercise Is Medicine e-Newsletter – June 2015

Message from the EIMP Chair; Faculty Train in Singapore; The EIMP Trainers; EIM NEWS; and more!

Exercise Is Medicine e-Newsletter – February 2014

The First Edition of Exercise is Medicine Philippines, The Official e-Newsletter

Exercise Is Medicine

Exercising While Hypertension

Hypertension is defined as a chronically elevated blood pressure greater than 140/90 mmHg and affects nearly 50 million Filipinos.

Exercising With Type 2 Diabetes

If you have type 2 diabetes, regular physical activity is essential for controlling your blood glucose

Exercising While Hyperlipidemia

Hyperlipidemia is a risk factor for many forms of cardiovascular disease.

Exercising With Peripheral Arterial Disease

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) causes a reduction in blood flow to the lower extremities due to narrowing of the arteries.

Obesity Alert