Growing Up Fit For Kids

Apples, bananas and cucumbers, those are the a-b-c's nutrition professionals want kids to start learning as they head back to school this semester.

At the Pitt County Farmers Market off County Home Road just outside of Greenville, wellness workers with Growing Up Fit, a program designed to teach healthy lifestyles for children, hosted a nutrition education program. The event was an effort to improve the health and growth of Pitt County kids, something health experts say is essential as children head back to school.

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