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Sugar Free Kids Maryland is a diverse coalition working to protect Maryland children from type 2 diabetes, heart disease and tooth decay so they can live long, healthy lives.

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November 17, 2020

Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks Signs Healthy Kids’ Meals Bill

On Nov. 24, Prince George's County Executive Angela Alsobrooks signed legislation that will make it easier for families and their children to choose healthier food and drink options, when ordering kids’ meals at county restaurants.

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September 22, 2020

Maryland Health Organizations Show Support For Prince George’s County Council Healthy Kids’ Meals Bill

On Sept. 22, Prince George’s County Councilmember Sydney J. Harrison introduced the Prince George’s County Healthy Kids’ Meals Bill (CB-071) to the County Council. The bill is supported by a diverse coalition led by Sugar Free Kids Maryland, Prince George’s Food Equity Council, American Heart Association and Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI).

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October 29, 2019

Featured: Crystal Perez, Maryland Public Health Association

Less than three years ago, Crystal Perez was working with families in colonias along the Mexico-United States border where she learned just how complex issues like obesity and food insecurity were. She now serves as a liaison between Maryland organizations that share a goal of improving health for the children and families of the state, while pursuing her Ph.D. in Health Policy and Management at Johns Hopkins University.

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