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OKG Newsletter

Topic: oklahoma fit kids coalition

Platt my plate, please

Family healthy cooking class set for Saturday.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

A heavy duty

Government and nonprofit initiatives try to counter childhood obesity.


Rachel Curtis
Waistlines in the U.S. have ballooned over the past 30 years, with one in three Americans today considered obese. As the nation struggles to tame the health crisis, some states are faring better than others.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012

An uphill fight

Letters to the Editor

Pamela Byrd
I can only hope that the photograph taken of Wilson Elementary School kids at lunch (“A Heavy Duty, Rachel Curtis, March 14, Gazette) is archival, or the Oklahoma Fit Kids Coalition really has its work cut out for it.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Examining child trauma


Amber England
A recent report by the United Health Foundation ranked Oklahoma 48th in overall health — a drop of two spots from the previous year. Despite legislative victories over the past few years lowering taxes, reforming workers’ compensation and shrinking the size of government, Oklahoma is still not “doing fine” when it comes to the health of our people
Wednesday, August 1, 2012