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Policy And A Pint: Tilting The Scales On Obesity


Louisiana’s obesity rate is one of the highest in the nation.  Dietary initiatives have been implemented in schools and healthier options are increasing in stores.  Are we closer to turning the corner on eating habits and our health? 

On Tuesday, January 27th, at 5 p.m., KEDM’s Policy & A Pint hosts a discussion on obesity.  We’ll look at how programs are addressing the issue and health concerns aligned with being overweight. 

Angie O’Pry with Fiesta Nutrition Center, Donna Davis, dietician with the Department of Health and Hospitals, and Billy Justice with Vantage Health Plan serve on our expert panel.  Have your question answered during Policy & A Pint on Tuesday, January 27th, at The Fieldhouse on Highway 165 in Monroe.

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