More on the value of preventative care..

According to the Partnership for Chronic Disease , 96 percent of Medicare dollars and 83 percent of Medicaid dollars are spent on chronic conditions AND that 70% of chronic conditions are preventable AND over 50% of those preventable chronic conditions are directly or indirectly related to unhealthy weight.  So…get to it!!!!

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