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Program to help mothers prevent childhood obesity
Lodi News-Sentinel

San Joaquin County Public Health Services has a new program, Mothers Invested in Baby/Madres Invertidas en Bebe (MI Baby/MI Bebe). The goal of the program is to decrease childhood obesity through support group sessions with mothers. Sessions are provided for free in English and Spanish, through a First 5 San Joaquin grant. The program is open to mothers with children age five and younger in San Joaquin County. Topics include healthy eating and active living tips.