Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
In this June 3, 2011, file photo, first lady Michelle Obama tends the White House garden in Washington with a group of children as part of the "Let's Move!" campaign to combat childhood obesity. The obesity rate among low-income children between the ages of 2 and 4 is falling in 19 U.S. states and territories after having doubled in the past 30 years, a report released Tuesday shows. (AP photo)

Finally, good news on childhood obesity

Email News Alerts

WASHINGTON -- The obesity rate among low-income children between the ages of 2 and 4 is falling in 19 U.S. states and territories, including South Dakota, after having doubled in the past 30 years, a report released Tuesday shows.

Advertisement

Although the declines were small in most cases, officials from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said they were a sign of progress.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (605) 996-5514 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness