Fit for Life

November 2009
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;11/13/2009, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p2
The article features nine-year-old Madeline Cumbey, a member of a group of 25 third-grader students in Fort Wayne, Indiana inspiring other kids to eat better and exercise. The group is part of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation which is working to end the obesity of 25 million overweight and could become overweight kids in the U.S. Hula Hooping is being taught by Cumber in her Brownie troop to other kids as a fun way to exercise.


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