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TV chef fights obesity one state at a time

March 24, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Popular TV chef Jamie Oliver is on a mission to reduce obesity in America.He's launching a new TV show called "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution."

He'll be traveling across the country trying to convince skeptical Americans to change their eating habits, and showing them how to do so on a budget.

In the series premiere, he heads to Huntington, West Virginia, which has been called the unhealthiest city in America.

Oliver launched a similar show in England, which resulted in schools completely overhauling their lunch menus.