Tackling Latino Child Obesity in the Kitchen, Church & Community


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enewsletterHow can…

  • After-school programs impact Latino kids’ fitness? (Pg 1)
  • Churches serve as sites for Latino child obesity prevention? (Pg 4)
  • Getting kids in the kitchen improve Latino nutrition? (Pgs 3 and 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!, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) network to prevent 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.

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By The Numbers By The Numbers



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

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