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Kearney family gets healthy together.
By Katy Healey
WORLD-HERALD STAFF WRITER
The family that exercises together thrives together. Jen McBride knows firsthand.
She, her husband and two of her kids enrolled in Building Healthy Families, a 12-week program that targets childhood obesity by involving mom, dad and siblings, too.
The McBrides, of Kearney, and 11 other families attended weekly meetings to set reachable goals with a behavioral psychologist, learn about proper nutrition and exercise together.
The program is successful because it's a group effort, according to…