WEAR - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Healthy high school students in Florida increase

Florida health officials say high school students are showing an increase in healthy behaviors.
They surveyed more than 6-thousand students across the state and found several trends.
The number of students who drank soda one or more times a day dropped 8 percent from 2007 to 2013.
The study also shows a drop of 9 percent students who watched more than 3 hours of TV per day.
Also, the number of students who exercised for an hour 5 days a week increased from 38 to 44 percent.
The Florida Departments of Health and Education are working to help students make more healthy choices at school.