Thursday, January 28, 2010

White House Video: First Lady Michelle Obama Takes On Child Obesity

The White House has released the video, above, of First Lady Michelle Obama's visit to a YMCA in Alexandria, Virginia, as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. Mrs. Obama was joined by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, who has just issued a new report, The Surgeon General’s Vision for a Healthy and Fit Nation 2010. A post recapping the policy and background for the event is here, in case you can't sit through a long video.The full transcript of the First Lady's remarks at the event is here.