Is your kid overweight? For many parents in the U.S., the answer is unfortunately yes. In many American homes– little Johnny or young Sue eats too much junk food, not enough veggies, or doesn't get enough exercise. First Lady Michelle Obama launched a new campaign this week to combat childhood obesity, called Let's Move. The plan's aim is to help parents raise healthier kids.
The White House is pushing new mobile health care initiatives, one is designed to help expectant Moms get the timely advice they need via text messages on their cell phones. It's called Text4baby. Another could mean that all of your medical records are just a mouse click away, no matter where you are in the world.
Saturday on CNN Newsroom at 3pm ET, tech guru Mario Armstrong looks at the programs, and how they can help make your life and the lives of your loved ones healthier.
What do you think it will take to trim America's ever-expanding waistline? Share your thoughts with us.