Mick Cornett, the mayor of Oklahoma City, decided to make a difference in the health of his constituents. First it required seeing the situation for what it was without sugar-coating, nor coddling, nor shaming. The next step involved promoting action in Oklahoma City residents, rather than simply discussing the issues and bemoaning the state of affairs.
Did it help the Oklahoma City residents to have a supportive infrastructure and others who could relate to their efforts? Sure it did, but what made the difference was doing something, taking action, any kind of action to get the ball rolling and improve their health and longevity.
What action are you going to take TODAY to make a difference in your life?