Gallery: Five Farming Initiatives For Healthy Living in Los Angeles

Improved farming, fortified foods and healthcare have slowly increased life expectancy over the years. But recent studies have shown that today’s children have lower life expectancies than that of their elders - a huge indication of the effects of processed foods, chemical addititves and just general poor diet habits that are so common in the United States. But thankfully, many programs in Los Angeles are speaking up, and working toward fighting childhood obesity and diabetes by promoting healthy living and eating. Here are a few to check out.

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