of Head Start and Early Head Start participants are Latino.
of Latinos lack health insurance vs. 6.6% of non-Latino whites.
OF LATINO CHILDREN ARE OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE (COMPARED TO 32% OF ALL U.S. CHILDREN)
of Latino kids have had a sugary drink by age 2 (vs. 45% of white kids).
Girls in Latino majority schools engaged in 10 fewer minutes of vigorous activity than girls at white majority schools.
improvement in cardiorespiratory fitness after 16-walking walking program.
When vending machines were available, Latino students were 3.5 times more likely to buy snacks and beverages for lunch than white students.
students had a 115% increase in physical activity on days with 60 minutes of PE, lunch recess and extra recess.
Students consumption of sugary drinks declined when banned from school.
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