Levi noted that the federal government was introducing programs to stem the obesity crisis, but "we need to fund these programs adequately," he said.
"We now know the pieces that need to be put into place [to reduce obesity]," he added. "Some of them are about what we as individuals do, but a lot of it is also about what we as a community come together to do," Levi stated.
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