Mrs. Obama's cause

2010-04-11T00:00:00Z Mrs. Obama's cause Arizona Daily Star
April 11, 2010 12:00 am

First lady Michelle Obama has launched a campaign to end childhood obesity, stating rates have tripled in the last three decades and that the U.S. spends $150 billion per year treating obesity-related illnesses. The Pima County Health Department was recently awarded $16 million in federal dollars to address obesity locally.

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