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Sep
30

Propelling the Movement for Change

Reflections from Voices for Healthy Kids As advocates, each year we look with hope for new statistics that may show us more signs of progress in the obesity epidemic. Some good ...

Sep
16

Let’s #StepItUp for Children

Last week, the U.S. Surgeon General called on our nation to better support walking and walkability as a fundamental health strategy. Speakers noted that walking is a basic human right ...

Sep
11

The Surgeon General’s Call: Get on your Feet or Wheels!

This week, our nation’s top physician and Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, released his first national Call to Action, Step it Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to ...

Sep
09

Community Traditions and Childhood Obesity

Visits to my childhood home in Hawai’i offer opportunities to reflect. I grew up as an overweight child, and my parents and I struggled to find practical and sustainable solutions. ...

Sep
03

Leadership Changes Bring Opportunity to Refresh and Renew

To every thing there is a season and a time for every purpose under heaven. With these words on my mind and gratitude in my heart, I’m pleased to announce a ...

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