Summit Focuses on Links Between Childhood Obesity and Learning

Jul 30, 2014

    Education and health advocates are brainstorming ways to increase physical activity in school without diminishing academic focus.

Participants met Wednesday during a Lexington summit.

One place where Kentucky ranks among the top ten states is…obesity. One study ranks the Commonwealth as 6th most obese, not far behind 4th place Tennessee and 3rd place West Virginia.