Thursday, August 4, 2011

Colorado - The "Thinnest" State

That's right!  Colorado has been named the "thinnest" state in the United States according to a survey done in 2010.  What are some of the factors that helped them achieve this status?  Let's take a look:

1. They implemented a physical activity and nutrition plan for their state, providing education and programming toward a healthy lifestyle.

2.  Advertising farmers markets over fast food.

3.  Help create a culture of hikers over video gamers.

4.  Encouraging local restaurants to provide healthy choice menu items.

Read about this state's determination to get their state healthy, through pushing people to use the resources around their breathtaking state in order to live and lead a more healthy, active lifestyle, and kick obesity in the tuckus!!!







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