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Friday Feature: The Haywood County Health Department takes a stand in the fight against Diabetes

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Did you know that rates for Diabetes have almost doubled in North Carolina over the last 20-years? In Western NC, Haywood County is stepping up its efforts to educate the public about signs of the disease and how proper dieting and exercise are crucial
in the fight. Meagan Houser, Haywood Co. Health Education Specialist was Paul's guest on this Friday Feature from April 30, 2021.

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