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Is Your Club Recognizing National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month?

September 2013 is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, aimed at encouraging Americans to get involved in promoting healthy eating and physical activity for our children nationwide. Is your health club hosting a special program or event to promote active youth or families? If so, we’d love to hear about it and share it with other members and media. 

Obesity affects millions of American children and teenagers, putting them at risk for serious health issues, such as diabetes, cancer, asthma, heart disease, and high blood pressure. Rates of childhood obesity—after exponentially increasing over the last three decades—are holding steady and even decreasing in some areas.

Learn more about National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month…

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