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Healthy Lifestyle Guideposts: Let’s Go! Priority Strategies.

Authored By Karen Schebaum Let’s Go! supports 10 evidence based strategies to be implemented across community settings. Five of them, based on research, have shown to have the greatest impact on healthy eating and active living. These “priority strategies” are what our participating schools, after school programs, and childcare programs primarily focus on. These strategies… Read more »

Is some extra weight good for you?

Authored by Michael A Dedekian, MD A recent study in the Journal of The American Medical Association (JAMA) caught the attention of national media. The authors used the best available scientific evidence, combined from 97 other separate studies, to better define the link between mortality (death) and weight. The evidence they used represented a total… Read more »