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    Combating childhood obesity

    By Sherry Reddick
    Sherry Reddick
    Published: Nov. 1, 2010

    It’s no surprise that many children will choose pizza over spinach. The University of Texas Elementary School aims to change that mind set with an after-school pilot program.

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      recipes club said on March 29, 2011 at 12:42 p.m.
      Early obesity awareness is so important. I think that this is a wonderful program.
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      Healthy Cooking said on Nov. 29, 2010 at 1:26 p.m.
      I would love to see this at my school. I was obese for all of my earlier years, and a program like this could have helped me and many others. I applaud this program, and I hope it succeeds.