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Healthy Community Initiatives

Healthy Community Initiatives

Applicable Community Size

More and more communities are facing the challenges of childhood obesity, asthma, type two diabetes, and other health issues resulting from an unhealthy and sedentary lifestyle.  Past efforts to address these issues focused solely on changing individual behaviors and have not succeeded in reversing the obesity epidemic.  Many of today’s efforts focus more on the community than the individual.