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Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Walkable Neighborhoods Fight Obesity - And Crime

Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions and health care costs to address this issue have now reached $14 billion a year.

But ordinary citizens have discovered an unexpected solution to this national problem: walkable neighborhoods.

Click on link to read my article.

1 comment:

  1. Great article Stephanie!
    Any approach that makes kids safer and healthier from a grass-roots effort, especially one launched by concerned parents, has a very good chance of succeeding and creating permanent change.
    Posted by Rebecca Wear Robinson