• By Dana Sparks

Hoping for Healthier Kids (pkg.)

September 27, 2012

Some experts estimate two-thirds of U.S. adults are overweight, one-half of that group is considered obese and every year those numbers seem to increase for adults, as well as children. One-third of all school-age children are overweight, and when bad habits start early they’re hard to break. A Mayo Clinic nursing group is trying to change that by working with public school personnel, nursing students and parents … hoping for healthier kids.  [TRT 1:40]

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