Texas Ranking in Obesity

Texas has the 14th highest adult obesity rate in the nation, and the seventh highest obesity rate for youth ages 10 to 17. Texas’s adult obesity rate is currently 33.0%, up from 21.7% in 2000 and from 10.7% in 1990. This state profile includes data on adult and childhood obesity, obesity-related health issues.

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Today’s Fitness Tip – After School

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Today’s fitness tip is about moving after school. We want to get up and move around after sitting all day! There are lots of fun things to do after school when our homework is done. Playing outside and doing some simple exercises can be very healthy for our bodies. Here are some fun exercises we can do:

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5th Annual White Party

Our 5th Annual White Party is July 26, 2019 at Katz 21. We will have a flyer event set up for ticket purchases this week. Stay tuned

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Healthy Foods

A healthy diet is a diet that helps to maintain or improve overall health. A healthy diet provides the body with essential nutrition: fluid, macronutrients, micronutrients, and adequate calories.

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DIABETES

Healthy eating and exercise will help us live a balanced and healthy life! Not only will it benefit us physically and mentally, but it will also reduce any risks of developing weight-related medical conditions, such as diabetes and obesity. Making healthy choices is not always easy, and it’s not easy for Banunu either, but together we can learn to start creating new healthy habits and encourage others to do the same!

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Brain Health

Mental health is one of the most current eminent problems in the United States of America. 61,500,300 Americans experience a mental health disorder in a year, that’s a whopping 1 out of 4 adults. 11% of teens have depression before the age of 18. This is more prominent than you would expect.
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