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Mick Cornett:
How an obese town lost a million pounds

TEDMED 2013 · 15:15 · Filmed Apr 2013
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Mick Cornett: How an obese town lost a million pounds
15:15 · Filmed April 2013 at TEDMED 2013 · Subtitles available in 24 languages

Oklahoma City is a midsized town that had a big problem: It was among the most obese towns in America. Mayor Mick Cornett realized that, to make his city a great place to work and live, it had to become healthier too. In this charming talk, he walks us through the interlocking changes that helped OKC drop a collective million pounds (450,000 kilos).

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Mick Cornett is mayor of Oklahoma City, OK. Full bio
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