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June 16, 2011
  Darell Hammond hung out with the First Lady this week. A-gain. Hammond is the founder and CEO of KaBoom!, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit whose mission is to provide a safe place to play within walking distance for every child in... Read more
June 9, 2011
 Astute Inside Track readers will recall that earlier this year, PreventObesity.net worked alongside friends such as the Pew Charitable Trusts and National Alliance for Nutrition and Activity to send nearly 140,000 comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture supporting improved... Read more
“The Hawaii Dept of Health wants people to drink less sugar. Makes sense to us. http://ow.ly/5b9x9” — @HealthySchools, the Twitter handle of the Healthy Schools Campaign, in a Monday tweet. The Aloha state’s health department launched a media campaign urging... Read more
June 9, 2011
  Gracie Cavnar has worked as a model, a journalist, an architect, a party planner, a photographer and a charity fundraiser, among other gigs. But these days, you are likely to find her trying to convince someone that yes, you can... Read more
  Bettina Elias Siegal used to be an intellectual property and advertising attorney in New York. These days, the mother-of-two lives a mellower life in Houston, but she isn’t done presenting her case.   These days, Siegal is battling for... Read more
  Assistant White House chef Sam Kass, who has played a key role in First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign, is scheduled to speak on the opening day of the 6th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference on June 28.   Organizers tell... Read more