Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=204099
Story Retrieval Date: 3/8/2014 2:49:51 PM CST
Michelle Salemi/ MEDILL
Obesity rates among children have almost tripled since 1980, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This is a growing concern in Chicago's Humboldt Park. Albizu Campos High School has taken action against the disease and is seeing progress.