walking school bus

obesity
9:32 am
Fri November 15, 2013

'Walking School Bus' Project Aims to Curb Child Obesity

Seattle Children's Hospital

A generation ago, almost half of all schoolchildren walked or biked to school. That rate now is closer to 13 percent. So here’s the question: What difference does walking to school make on a child’s health?

In hopes of finding answers, researchers at Seattle Children’s Hospital have launched an experimental program called "the walking school bus."

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