We Can! Program – 1
Narrator: This is NIH Health Matters. The We Can! program is reaching to families with tips and tools to help children and their parents maintain a healthy weight and prevent overweight and obesity. Ms. Karen Donato is from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and is coordinator of the program.
Donoto: We Can stands for Ways to Enhance Childrenís Activity and Nutrition. Itís a national education program that aims to empower parents, families, and communities to help children maintain a healthy weight.
Narrator: We Can! materials have been adapted into fun tools and activities for teachers, students and parents. For details on the program, and more about medical research, visit www.nih.gov. Health Matters is produced by the National Institutes of Health, part of the US Department of Health and Human Services.
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