School-Based Solutions to Obesity

Panelists discussed the growing epidemic of childhood obesity and steps school can take to encourage children to practice healthy eating… read more

Panelists discussed the growing epidemic of childhood obesity and steps school can take to encourage children to practice healthy eating and exercise habits. Topics included healthy eating in school food, the importance of not using processed foods, adding and extending recess time, and urging children to make healthy choices. Additionally, they stressed that educators must find ways to get their children active rather than looking at computer screens all day. close

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Program ID:
307054-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 27, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 2012

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  • Jul 27, 2012 | 10:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 28, 2012 | 2:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2012 | 4:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 20, 2012 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 2012 | 7:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 12, 2012 | 12:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 12, 2012 | 6:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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