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'Today' show wants to help Baltimore get healthier
'Today' show wants to help Baltimore get healthier

NBC's "Today" show and Baltimore officials launched a year-long campaign Sunday to help improve the health and fitness of city residents. The "Today" show asked viewers across the country to nominate a city for the public service campaign. The morning show selected Baltimore in part because of the city's high rates of diabetes, obesity and residents who smoke. "We looked through thousands of Facebook comments and Tweets from viewers telling us about their communities," said Dee Dee Thomas, the executive producer of Weekend Today. "We received very passionate and heartfelt comments from some of our viewers in Baltimore." The effort is...

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