Kids Health and Wellness Program, YoMedics™, Recruiting Doctors To Take Part In Pilot Program For Children’s Obesity

Heather Quillen and Lisa R. Ramey, D.O., co-founders of YoMedics™, are currently seeking doctors to take part in a pilot program to help fight obesity in children, called Kids Journey to YoPower for Life.

Orlando, Fla. – January 8, 2009 – Heather Quillen and Lisa R. Ramey, D.O., co-founders of YoMedics™ and the recently launched, are in the process of recruiting doctors to take part in a pilot program aimed at childhood weight management, and promoting an overall healthy lifestyle for children of all ages.  The program is called Kids Journey to YoPower for Life, and will begin in January of 2009. 

The pilot program will help the YoMedics™ team determine areas of the program that need changing in order to better serve the participants. The recently launched website,, has proven to be an invaluable source for parents to help deal with the health of our children.  Dr. Lisa Ramey, D.O. and Heather Quillen update the site often with blogs and articles, and are offering a free 10-day E-course called “10 Days to a Healthier Lifestyle.” 

Dr. Lisa Ramey, D.O., said, “I have very interested patients in my private medical practice that are excited and look forward to giving their children the gift of health.  This pilot study will be a great way to work the kinks out of the program, to make it the best it can be.” 

Doctors interested in participating in Kids Journey to YoPower for Life, please visit 

About YoMedics™: 

YoMedics™ is an innovative health and fitness organization founded by two mothers, health advocate and educator, Heather Quillen, and pediatric physician, Lisa R. Ramey, D.O. The dynamic health duo understands the key to fighting the growing health problems plaguing our society is through education. In the YoMedics™ child weight loss program and child optimal weight program, children are led through an entertaining journey for twelve weeks that uses characters and games to help them develop the tools they need to make healthy lifestyle choices now and later in life. The weight loss programs for children offer a way to be healthy and have fun at the same time. Through health and nutrition education today, YoMedics™ is building a brighter future for tomorrow’s leaders.

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