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Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 6:46 PM EDT
On December 2, 2011, following the 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference, President Obama met with a small and regionally diverse group of tribal leaders from across Indian Country.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 5:00 PM EDT
Sixteen-year-old Naomi Shah shares how she became a finalist winner in Google's Inaugural Global Science Fair and discusses the importance of clean air in ensuring human health.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 10:00 AM EDT
Jason Gagnon of Choicelunch believes the Bridge to Work provision will be a great benefit to both employers and prospective employees
Posted byon November 30, 2011 at 4:07 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama speaks about how ending the sedentary lifestyle of today's kids will help them become more healthy.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 4:13 PM EDT
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius marks the 36th Great American Smokeout with a live web chat to discuss strategies to quit smoking as well as what the Obama Administration is doing to stop kids from using tobacco before they start.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 4:00 PM EDT
Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, announces new toy safety rules that limit toxic materials and require safety testing before toys are sold.
Posted byon November 10, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT
Retailers play a vital role in protecting kids from deadly tobacco.
Posted byon November 2, 2011 at 6:26 PM EDT
First Lady was in New Orleans to highlight the importance of building healthy habits at a very young age, a key component of the Let's Move Child Care initiative
Posted byon October 28, 2011 at 5:49 PM EDT
Maren Johnson, a junior at Watertown High School in Watertown, SD, describes how she spreads the word on the importance of washing your hands.
Posted byon October 25, 2011 at 7:25 PM EDT
She challenged attendees at the Mayor’s Summit on Food Deserts to look for ways to attract grocery stores and other businesses selling fresh produce to their communities