Safe Routes To School In the 1960s, about half of kids walked or biked to school. Today, only 15 percent of kids get to school using foot power. While there are a host of reasons for these decreases, one…... read more
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September is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month One in three children in the United States are overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, such as type 2 diabetes, high…... read more
National Get Outdoors Day Summer is here. The kids are home and already complaining that there’s nothing to do. Here’s an idea—go outside! National Get Outdoors Day is Saturday, June 10, 2017, and Johnson County has outdoor opportunities for family…... read more