See Who’s Stepping Up Vs. Latino Child Obesity


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Fall2010EnewsletterHow does…

  • A group of Latina teens get city leaders to boost activity in parks? (Page 1)
  • Spanish class get kids up and moving? (Page 3)
  • Cristina Barroso help Latinos’ activity, body-image perceptions? (Page 5)

Find the answers and more in the latest Salud America! E-newsletter.

Also find out the latest in Latino childhood obesity policy, news and updates on Salud America!

Salud America! is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation network to pevent obesity among Latino kids. The network is directed by the Institute for Health Promotion Research at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, which developed SaludToday. To sign up to receive Salud America! E-newsletters, go here.

By The Numbers By The Numbers



of Latino kids have obesity (compared to 11.7% of white kids)

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