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How can you fight Latino childhood obesity in your area?

See how these Salud Heroes are fighting Latino obesity…and learn how easy it is to be a Salud Hero, too!

Obesity threatens the health of Latino kids.

Growing Healthy Change brings you healthy changes happening in your community right now, and shows how to start your own change.

Find new policies, stories, and research to reduce Latino childhood obesity—like unlocking playgrounds after school—in your city, school, county, state, and nation.

Learn from our Salud Heroes how you can make a change, too.

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SantaAna.bikelanes
Santa Ana, CA Gets $3 Million Towards Bicycle & Pedestrian Infrastructure

Residents of Santa Ana, CA will soon see more bike lanes and improved traffic signage thanks to $3 million in grant … Read more

foodonthemove
‘Food on the Move’ Gets Communities Thinking about Healthy Food Access

It’s no secret that the mobile food movement is sweeping the nation. Not only are food trucks rolling through cities … Read more

Central
Latino Students & Parents Log 100 Miles of Walking/Running at San Diego, CA School

Parents and students from Central Elementary, a predominantly Latino school in San Diego, CA, celebrated accomplishing their goal of walking … Read more

2. Learn to Create Change

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