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Mom Returns From D.C. Determined To Take On Childhood Obesity With A Call To Action For Parents
Date:4/13/2010

Barbara Flis, mom and founder of Parent Action For Healthy Kids, was honored to be one of only 10 people invited to Washington D.C. to provide input in developing the First Lady's "Let's Move" initiative to end childhood obesity in a generation. Flis was the only person at the table representing the parents’ voice. “I'm back from D.C. and taking this opportunity to launch a Call to Action," said Flis. "I know parents can and will step up and use their fear to fuel the passion it will take to make things better for our children today and for the next generation."

(PRWEB) April 13, 2010 -- Barbara Flis, mom and founder of Parent Action For Healthy Kids, was honored to be one of only 10 people invited to Washington D.C. to provide input in developing the First Lady's "Let's Move" initiative to end childhood obesity in a generation. Flis was the only person at the table representing the parents’ voice. “I'm back from D.C. and taking this opportunity to launch a Call to Action for parents," said Flis. "I know parents can and will step up and use their fear to fuel the passion it will take to make things better for our children today and for the next generation."

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