Oklahoma City mayor calls for citywide diet

December 31, 2007
by Associated Press
Tulsa World

A new Web site is being launched to help Oklahoma City residents lose weight. Mayor Mick Cornett says his New Year's resolution for the city is for residents to collectively lose one million pounds. According to the Trust for America's Health, Oklahoma has the ninth highest rate of adult obesity in the nation and the 17th highest rate of obesity for children ages 10 to 17.

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