Commissioner Adam H. Putnam

Florida Agriculture: 500 Years in the Making

African American Health and Nutrition Issues

Video Script

It’s a fact that one out of four
African American women over 55 has diabetes.

It’s also a fact that by making smart choices
You can reduce your risk of becoming diabetic.

Eating more fresh produce and exercising daily
Not only improves your health,
But you’ll look and feel better too.

It’s a fact - knowing the risks of diabetes
And making simple changes
Can mean a longer and healthier life.

But don’t put it off,
Let’s get started now.

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