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A Look at Alabama Families
Urban Affairs & New Nontraditional Programs

Nutrition & Health

Specialist: Dr. Donnie Cook
Specialist: Tamara C. Warren

Feature Articles: Childhood Obesity Statistics and The Family Role in the Prevention of Childhood Obesity

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month!

Family support is the key to solving many problems that arise in today's society. When an individual is affected by illness or other problems, family members step in as the major support system. Although society does not think of obesity as a health issue that needs a support system, in reality it does.

Find out how to improve your health!

Whether you're young, middle-aged, or older, these pages contain information to help you live a healthier lifestyle.



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