She’s dared to ask America, “What are your kids eating?” Now, for the first time, First Lady Michelle Obama sits down with Dr. Oz to discuss her controversial crusade to tackle America’s childhood obesity epidemic. Watch as she addresses her critics and candidly discusses her own family’s challenges. Plus, hear her biggest health fear!

Recorded on August 29, 2012. 


Click here for Part 1 of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Health Crusade.

Click here for Part 2 of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Health Crusade.

Click here for Part 3 of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Health Crusade.

Click here to see behind the scenes photos of Michelle Obama’s visit to The Dr. Oz Show.

Click here to read Dr. Oz’s blog about the First Lady’s visit to the show.

Click here to see Michelle Obama’s school lunch announcement.

Click here to watch the First Lady answer your questions.

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It can help you be a better caregiver while also releasing you of overwhelming burden.

Caring for an ageing or sick parent at home can be a wonderful act of love — but it can also be a big sacrifice. Along with the new responsibility comes added stress to your life that's probably already taxing. Not to mention, it significantly changes the relationship between the two of you. If you're a caregiver for a parent, or thinking about what next step is best, this is one of the most important things to remember about this life phase. It can help you be a better caregiver while also releasing you of a lot of the burden that comes with the role.

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