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Getting Extreme in Colorado to Keep Kids Healthy

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Getting Extreme in Colorado to Keep Kids Healthy

Children's Health

Getting Extreme in Colorado to Keep Kids Healthy

Getting Extreme in Colorado to Keep Kids Healthy

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A school district in Colorado is getting creative in its attempt to help kids stay thin — officials have introduced skateboarding and parachutes as fun physical fitness options.

Nancy Greenleese of member station KUNC reports.