It Takes Guts to Fight Obesity

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how many of you drink bottled water? Tap water? Filtered water? Hi, i'm the new youth coordinator at The Accelerated Schools! I'm with Youth Activism Against Obesity and Healthy Eating Active…Continue

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South LA Youth in the kitchen!

"Go Youth for a Heathier South LA"
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"Most people also go for the soda when they're thirsty not knowing that the soda will dehydrate them even up to 10 times more than they were before they drank the soda. The bubbly part of soda isn't so good for you too. Thank you two for…"
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SYBOP Training!

Thank you Stacey from SYBOP for coming to South Central LA to train our students! Congratulations Students for finishing!
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Study Finds Link Between Childhood Obesity and School Lunch

Democracy Now!

Headlines for March 15, 2010

A new study from the University of Michigan has found middle-school students who regularly eat lunch provided by their schools are more likely to be overweight and have higher levels of cholesterol than those who eat meals brought from home. Researchers said only six percent of…


Posted on March 17, 2010 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Doctor Elena Esparza Visit's South LA

I'm very excited to announce that Doctor Elena Esparza will be visiting The Accelerated Schools tomorrow to give a wonderful and interactive presentation on that wonderful resource of pure Love we call... WATER!

What would you rather drink? Water or Soda? Why? When you make the decision to pop open that Pepsi or Coke and you feel that burn down your throat and esophagus what does this dark liquid do once it goes into your blood stream and organs? How is soda one of the causes…


Posted on February 9, 2010 at 1:41pm

10 Easy ways to Reduce Pain Now!

Hey everyone! I wanted to share this from the "Just Breath Healing" website. Dr.. Elena is a local doctor and well trusted! Read on..... good information!



1 Take Essential Fatty Acids: (EFA) -Omega 3, 6 & 9 Fats. (Some fancy letters for the GOOD fats)

1000-4000 mg/day in acute stages are critical in reducing inflammation… Continue

Posted on February 3, 2010 at 12:18pm

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At 8:23am on February 22, 2010, Tijera Wright said…
jess, where can i find the address 4 the dinner. i tried 2 look but couldnt find it on wereFedup.
At 6:34pm on February 19, 2010, Denise Munoz said…
Thanks for the comment... it is true
At 9:20pm on February 18, 2010, keirra davina joshua gave Jess a gift
here u go

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