Healthy Kids for a Healthy Tomorrow
Houston Marathon Kids
Pin Oak Middle
West Houston Charter
YMCA Healthy Kids Day
Kingwood College Kid Care
Childhood Obesity is a major epedemic in the United States. Over 30% of
children are considered overweight and childhood obesity had doubled in the
last 25 years.
Factors such as Television, video games, and the reduction in physical
education programs in school contribute to this problem.
A recent study released in the Journal of the American Medical Association
states that obesity has reduced the average life-span of Americans by
Through my platform, I hope to educate children to maintain a healthier
It's simple.....let's move!!!
Making movement and healthy food choices a part of daily life willl contribute
to a better lifestyle.
My Program, Healthy Kids for a Healthy Tomorrow, is a partner with the USDA
Choose My Plate Program -www.choosemyplate.gov and is listed on the website as
a Community Partner with the USDA/CNPP Nutrition Communicators Network.