The Obama Administration is Trying to Make You Healthy

The Obama Administration is Trying to Make You Healthy

During National Minority Health Month, EBONY attended the first ever White House Minority Health Bloggers' Townhalland talked with USDA Reps about how to make healthier food choices

The Obama Administration is Trying to Make You Healthy

people to develop recipes for schools so kids can take them home with them and help their parents eat healthier, too.

We’re also getting local chefs, mayors, city officials and faith groups involved in not only changing federal policies, but state, city and local policies too.  And we’re working very closely with First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign to increase physical activity in kids and adults alike.

So for those who are trying to get healthy, it may take weeks or months before you’re able to get your mind around  making these important lifestyle changes.  But the important thing for people to know is that you can change your lifestyle and there are resources out there to help you.

Check out tools and tips for a healthier lifestyle at MyPlate.gov and LetsMove.gov.

Brooke Obie writes the award-winning blog, DCDistrictDiva.com. Follow her on Twitter @DCDistrictDiva.

 
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