Since the 1970s, the percentage of overweight children has tripled in the United States. Today, one out of five children is overweight or obese in our community. Recent studies have found that students with healthier lifestyles actually perform better academically. The Kansas City Chiefs have created a unique way of educating young people about the positive benefits of leading healthier, happier lives to help reverse these trends.
- Health Center – Making the right choices and preventing injury are keys to good health.
- Training Camp – Learn about body systems and how 60 minutes of daily exercise benefits them.
- Inside a CHIEFS Head – Walk inside a helmet and learn how your brain works and how to keep it healthy.
- Sports Nutrition Lab – Experiment with calories, activity levels and your nutrition needs to find the right balance for you.