Healthy Snack bars on walking paths

by Marian Clennon | Apr 10, 2010
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Summary:

I think that if healthy snack bars were put on walking and bike paths maybe more people would go out and walk. People like to eat so if you had snack bars with fruit or juices, they could eat healthy and get exercise.

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Marian

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Clennon

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Marian

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Clennon

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United States, MN, Mower County

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Austin

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United States, MN, Mower County

City

Austin

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Healthy Snack bars on walking paths

Describe your idea

I think that if healthy snack bars were put on walking and bike paths maybe more people would go out and walk. People like to eat so if you had snack bars with fruit or juices, they could eat healthy and get exercise.

How do you define your "community"?

My community is a very diverse community. Over 25% of my city is over 70 years old. We have a lot of immigrant population. We have a lot of bike paths but I think that people need some motivation. Food seems to be a good excuse any other time to get together.

Tell us how you think the issue of obesity is affecting your community

It causes higher health care costs.

Why should your idea be selected?

It is simple and wouldn't cost a lot.

Martina Yusay said: I usually bring snacks when I do exercise because it feels me alive eating while walking and running and of course what important is to ... about this Competition Entry. - 2116 days ago read more >

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