Monthly "Walk with a Doc" day honors mothers

Monthly "Walk with a Doc" day honors mothers

Amarillo, TX - In honor of Mothers Day, dozens of area moms walked together in an effort to promote staying healthy.

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and "Walk with a Doc" held their monthly three-mile walk at Medi-Park with local physicians and Medical students.

Today, their main focus was on women's health, sharing tips on ways to stay fit at any age.

The walk offered participants the opportunity to ask medical questions and receive free health screenings.

Experts say walking is one way to help fight obesity, which is an epidemic in Texas.