07/16/2012 10:13 am ET Updated Sep 15, 2012

Healthy Cooking Classes Take Detroit Kids From Hot Cheetos To Haute Cuisine To Fight Obesity

Mariah Shorter wants to live a healthier lifestyle, which means watching what she eats. It also means watching what she cooks.

She's among dozens of Detroit children ages 7-13 who are learning to do just that this summer by taking free cooking classes at three locations across the city.

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