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Walking for better women's health

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HOMEWOOD - AL -  Many women took extra steps to improve their health and help others do the same. Money at the Women's Health 5-K and Mother/Daughter walk helped raise money for healthy lifestyle programs.

The walk started at the Homewood Greenway Walking Trail Saturday morning. Walkers were determined to make the trek rain or shine. ABC 33-40 Linda Mays even participated serving as the grand marshal.

Organizers from the Alabama Department of Public Health say their goal was to increase awareness of women's health issues.  Money raised from the walk will go towards obesity and healthy lifestyle initiatives.
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