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First Lady Jump Starts Effort To Fight Childhood Obesity

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“Childhood Obesity is a National Epidemic – HealthierKidsBrighterFutures.org.” Healthier Kids Brighgter Futures. Web 13 Oct. 2011.
http://www.healthierkidsbrighterfutures.org/about/

“Tips for Parents – Ideas to Help Children Maintain a Healthy Weight – CDC.gov.” Centers for Disease Control. Web 12 Oct. 2011
http://www.cdc.gov/healthyweight/children/

Joanne Sgro-Killworth is a Television Fitness Expert, Certified Personal Trainer and Sport Nutritionist. She is Certified in Pilates, Pre-natal/Post-Partum, Yoga and Senior Fitness. She specializes in Weight Loss, Post-Rehab and Post Cancer Training.

Joanne's fitness plans and recipes are available globally on her website www.fitnessanswer.com. She resides in the Phoenix, AZ area with her husband, where she runs her personal training business, Fitness Answer, LLC.

Reviewed October 13, 2011
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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