Eating healthy food helps Latino kids grow up at a healthy weight.
But many supermarkets push families to unhealthy food via marketing and placement and fail to highlight healthier options like fruits and veggies.
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Bad news: Latino kids and teens don’t get enough of physical activity, which is critical for a healthy weight and proper physical and mental growth and development.
Good news: You have an amazing opportunity to speak up for active youth!
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Salud America!, a Latino childhood obesity prevention network, is recruiting Salud Leaders to join a national movement to start and support healthy changes in communities and schools.
Salud Leaders are parents, school officials, academics, and community leaders who drive healthy changes—unlocking playgrounds for use after school hours, pushing for healthier food options at corner stores, starting farmers markets, removing sugary drinks from daycares, and more!