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A Conversation on Health Education


Last Wednesday, Health Education was in the spotlight at a legislative breakfast co-hosted by the American Heart Association and the Buckeye Healthy Schools Alliance.  The day started with informal conversations regarding the need for state adopted health education standards.  Following a heart healthy breakfast, legislators and staff were given the opportunity to have their questions answered by a group of experts on the topic.  Special thanks to Mary Chace, Judy Jagger-Mescher, Joe Dake and Heather Vilvens!

Currently, Representatives Vernon Sykes and Lynn Wachtmann are seeking other legislators to join them as co-sponsors.  Each also spoke at the event and discussed their support.  They also urged their colleagues to support the pending legislation.



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