Joining Forces for a Better Health 8/31/11

Wednesday, August 31, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Bonaventure at Weston
250 Racquet Club Rd.
Weston, FL 33326
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This year’s event theme is the challenge and benefit of fighting Childhood Obesity.

Over the past three decades, childhood obesity rates in America have tripled. Today, almost one in every three children in our nation is overweight or obese. The numbers are even higher in African American and Hispanic communities, where nearly 40% of the children are overweight or obese. If we don’t solve this problem, one third of all children born in 2000 or later will suffer from diabetes at some point in their lives. Many others will face chronic obesity-related health problems like heart disease, high blood pressure, cancer, and asthma.

The social benefit of Joining Forces for a Better Health.

SALUD al dia magazine, Joining Forces for a Better Health, 2011 Event aim to:
Be proactive with Let’s Move! which is a comprehensive initiative, launched by the First Lady, dedicated to solving the problem of obesity within a generation, so that children born today will grow up healthier and able to pursue their dreams. Sure, this is an ambitious goal. But with the help of individuals and organizations like you, we can do it.

Deliver the message to families, schools and communities to help kids be more active, eat better and grow up healthy.

Raise public awareness of the need for and benefits of knowing the healthcare organizations around us and the most recent healthcare plans they have available for our community.

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