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In-Class Exercise Helps Fight Childhood Obesity While Kids Learn

As childhood obesity rates rise and physical education offerings dwindle, elementary schools keep searching for ways to incorporate the federally recommended half-hour of physical activity into the school day. A new University of Michigan-led program aims to help. Read More.

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