M1M News

M1M in the News

We kicked off in style on Thursday, April 7, 2016 when City of Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry announced his challenge to Duval County to lose ONE million pounds. Read, listen, and watch more about this historic movement.

Thursday, April 7

Florida Times-Union
Guest Column: Our mission is one we should choose to accept- it’s to make our region healthier

WJCT – First Coast Connect
Mission One Million; Guardian ad Litem; Paula Poundstone; Amelia Tree Conservatory

Jacksonville taking steps to promote exercise, nutrition

Friday, April 8

Action News Jax
Mayor, City officials announce ‘Mission One Million’

WJXT – Channel 4
Morning Show: Mission One Million

Jax Daily Record
Mayorthon’ and push for area to lose 1M pounds among city’s health initiatives

Sunday, April 10

WJXT – Channel 4
Making Jacksonville healthier and the state of presidential politics

Wednesday, April 13

Florida Times-Union
Medical Society wants Jacksonville to lose 1 million pounds over the next three years

Thursday, April 14

The Jacksonville Free Press
U.S. Surgeon General Joins “I’m a Star” and Mayor to Emphasize Nutrition in Health in Jacksonville

Friday, April 15

First Coast News
The Chat: Mission One Million

Tuesday, April 19

Florida Times-Union
Exercise as medicine is a great prescription

Saturday, April 30

WOKV – 104.5FM
The Conversation

Sunday, May 1

MD Life Magazine
Mayor Curry & Dr. Joshi Challenge The 904 to Lose One Million Pounds

Monday, May 23

The Chat – First Coast News
Discussion with Dr. Tra’Chella Johnson Foy & Bryan Campbell, Duval Co. Medical Society CEO- Part 1
Discussion with Dr. Tra’Chella Johnson Foy & Bryan Campbell, Duval Co. Medical Society CEO- Part 2

Wednesday, June 1

MD Life Magazine
Surviving a New Challenge: Spotlight on Duval Co. Medical Society CEO Bryan Campbell

Tuesday, June 7

Mission One Million Intern’s Weight Loss Journey

Wednesday, June 8

Obesity is Up Among Women

Wednesday, June 8

Medical Society Aims Lower

Tuesday, January 10

American Medical Association

8 tips to figure out, and improve, your patients’ eating habits

Monday, February 27


New wellness center seeks to fill critical health need on Northside

Friday, March 3


COJ – Join the Journey to One

Thursday, March 30

Florida Times-Union

Baptist Health Join Mission One Million Campaign to Shed 1 Million Pounds in Duval County

Monday, April 10


Mayor’s 904 Mission One MIllion Hits Milestone


Mission One Million Celebrates Weight Loss in Jacksonville

Wednesday, June 21


904 Mission One Million has lost over 79,000 Pounds

Wednesday, July 12


904 Mission One Million

Wednesday, July 12


904 Mission One Million Participant

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