We asked athletes, mayors, public health professionals and others for one food vice they had as a child — and how they managed to beat it.
1. Michelle Kwan, Olympic figure skater "I wasn’t born eating kale ... When I was young, I would eat Junior Mints. All the older skaters would look at me and be like, Oh, she’ll grow out of it.' I definitely did because by the time I reached puberty, it was time I had to change my eating habits. ... I still have a sweet tooth. But I think it was very noticeable that it wasn’t serving me well and that I had to change that habit and to eat healthy." Jeffrey MacMillan/for The Washington Post Buy Photo