We are often urged as individuals to work to improve our health.
But can we all get better together, as a community? The recent news that childhood obesity has dropped sharply confirms the long-held belief that community health campaigns work.
A Community Health Improvement Plan--yes, you can call it CHIP for short--is just now getting off the ground.
It's a joint venture in Josephine County, along with Jackson and Curry Counties.
We visit with the two people working to bring community members together in the cause of good health.