Childhood Obesity Grows At Alarming RateA new study is sounding the alarm on childhood obesity. It found the number of obese children and teens is more than 10 times higher than it was 40 years ago.
Diabetes Experts Concentrate On Healthy Lifestyles, EatingThere is good news in Colorado when it comes to childhood obesity rates-- those rates are beginning to drop across the state. But it's still at more than 14 percent for this year.
How To Help Your Kids Choose The Best Extra-Curricular ActivitiesHelp your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.
NYC's Sugary Drink Ban Catches Hickenlooper's AttentionNew York City's proposed ban on large sugary drinks sounds extreme - but the governor of the nation's leanest state is listening.
Students Get Fit With Flat 14ers ProgramStudents across Colorado continue to climb mountains no matter how cold it gets outside. They're stepping it up as part of the Flat 14ers program.
Weakened School Trans Fats Ban Advances In ColoradoThe nation's leanest state has backed off a sweeping trans fats ban for public schools in favor of a weaker version intended to reduce childhood obesity.
Lawmakers Hammer Out Compromise On Physical Education BillA bill that would make physical education mandatory in schools got a step closer to becoming law on Tuesday. A compromise was hammered out that allowed it to pass.
Colorado Considers More Physical Activity In SchoolsColorado lawmakers are starting work on mandatory recess or physical activity requirements for schools.
Child Obesity Summit Held In DenverCommunity members and the U.S Surgeon General's Office teamed up on Saturday to battle childhood obesity.