Friday, August 31 2018 13:36

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

SWGACAC reminds you that September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.

In the past four decades, obesity rates in the United States have soared among all age groups and affected our youth in alarming fashion. More than 23 million children and teenagers in the United States ages 2 to 19 are obese or overweight, a statistic that health and medical experts consider an epidemic.

Click the link below to find out more about how you can help raise awareness to combat childhood obesity in your community!

http://www.healthierkidsbrighterfutures.org

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