In 2006, Oklahoma City was named one of the fattest cities in America. Mayor Mick Cornett, who is still in office today, was determined to engineer a striking turnaround.
Eye-opening survey data inspires the launch of the Healthy Stores for a Healthy Community program in California.
With the right incentives from local governments, business owners can be encouraged to invest not only in their own growth but also in new opportunities for health.
by Robert S. Ogilvie. Creating small stores could do a lot to improve health and economic outcomes in communities.