Mick Cornett: How an obese town lost a million pounds

Duration: 15 minutes and 16 seconds
Published: January 02, 2014
Definition: HD
Views: 123.22 thousands
Channel: TED
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Oklahoma City is a midsized town that had a big problem: It was among the most obese towns in America. Mayor Mick Cornett realized that, to make his city a great place to work and live, it had to become healthier too. In this charming talk, he walks us through the interlocking changes that helped OKC drop a collective million pounds (450,000 kilos).

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