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Deana Hildebrand Curbing Obesity project wins $4 million CDC grant

Feb 05, 2019 - The Washington Times

Nutrition professor Deana Hildebrand can imagine a world with only healthful choices, where fresh fruits and vegetables are available and neighbors cheerfully march toward their daily 10,000 steps.

It's a world she is attempting to create in two counties in Oklahoma, with help from the federal government.

Ms. Hildebrand is leading the Curbing Obesity in Adair and Muskogee Counties project, a social experiment focusing on two counties in the state where more than 40 percent of the re...