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Weight of the Nation

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Childhood Obesity

A Welcome Addition to OC’s Most Park-Poor Neighborhood

It’s the most park-poor ZIP code in Orange County, but in one tiny corner of 92701 in Santa Ana this week, hundreds of neighborhood children finally climbed a jungle gym, shot a basket or just sat on the grass.

Ten years in the making, the opening of the half-acre Green Heart Park & Community Center near the intersection of East Fourth and French streets was celebrated by Latino Health Access over last weekend.

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Latinos And The Obesity Epidemic

Obesity is the second leading cause of preventable deaths in the US after cigarette smoking. Latinos are especially hard hit, developing diabetes and other obesity related health problems at high rates. Reporter Nova Safo visits the predominantly Latino city of Santa Ana, California to see how biology, economics and environment all contribute to the problem.

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Weight program bears fruit for O.C. teen

Published: May 8, 2012 Updated: May 15, 2012 11:05 a.m. For more about the Orange County influence in “The Weight of the Nation” documentary,click here.   Within the span of a year, Angel Hernandez went from eating McDonald’s McSkillets to cooking a healthy breakfast...

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Latino Health Access

450 W Fourth St., Suite 130
Santa Ana, CA 92701

(714) 542-7792
(714) 542-4853 fax

Latino Health Access partners with communities to bring health, equity and sustainable change through education, services, consciousness-raising and civic participation.