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California schoolchildren growing fatter, but fitter too
Six years after California instituted a statewide effort to pare fat and boost fitness in its schoolchildren, the kids haven't reversed the trend of growing obesity in their ranks. But they are fitter and, as a group, have slowed the growth of obesity, according to a new study.
By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times/For the Booster Shots Blog
March 2, 2012