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New Caney Girl Shows Determination Through Adversity

Tuesday, January 26, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Andrea Guidi
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By: Melanie Feuk

The Humble Observer January 25, 2016

 

 

The end of National Healthy Weight Week, an initiative created 23 years ago to spread awareness about healthy eating, active living and working towards maintaining a healthful lifestyle was Jan. 23; but many think this should be a focus all year long.

 

For some, achieving a healthy weight means shedding those extra pounds by adopting better nutrition habits and engaging in physical activity.

 

However, for nine-year-old Mariska Richardson of New Caney, the goal of gaining weight is a constant struggle; a battle she has now fought for several years.

 

Click here to read more about Mariska Richardson of New Caney in The Humble Observer, 1/25/2016


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