• Alicia Exum, Wages Head Start, Goldsboro, NC
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​Head Start program helps reduce childhood obesity School readiness isn’t the only benefit young children can gain from Head Start. A new study finds that kids in the U.S. preschool program tend to have a healthier weight by kindergarten than similarly aged kids not in the program. In their first year in Head Start, obese and overweight kids lost weight faster than two comparison groups of children who weren’t in the program, researchers found. Similarly, underweight kids bulked up faster. … read more