Posts in: Obesity Prevention
What if all 38,000 residents of the City of Spartanburg only drank tap water for five years? The results, we believe, would inspire a host of improvements to our shared health.
December 15, 2015 Categories: Obesity Prevention
1 in 3 adults has prediabetes. Prediabetes means that a person has a blood glucose level that is higher than normal, but not high enough for a diagnosis of diabetes.
Not long ago, if you lived in Spartanburg’s Northside or any one of several other high-poverty neighborhoods around Spartanburg County, preparing a healthy meal would have been a major chore. Not the actual cooking. Just being able to find and purchase anything resembling fresh produce. For far too many Spartanburg residents, this would have required an impractically long walk or an expensive cab ride to the nearest full-service grocery store.