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Black Lives Matter In Appalachia

November 16, 2020

The population of Appalachia, like most of rural America, is more diverse than many people realize. And the recent support for racial justice has...

Preventing Diabetes During COVID

October 19, 2020

With COVID-19 spreading into our communities it is more important than ever to take steps to prevent diabetes. Health care providers have found that...

The NET Plan For Coal Communities

October 14, 2020

Over 80 local, regional and national leaders worked together for several years to develop the National Economic Transition, or NET, platform which was released...


Taylor Pratt: Youth Can Change

August 17, 2020

Younger people sometimes believe that prediabetes and type 2 diabetes are health conditions they don’t really need to worry about. But Taylor Pratt found...

Federal Aid Urgently Needed For Kentucky

July 20, 2020

Anna Baumann, Deputy Director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, talks about the impact federal stimulus funding has had to date and the...

Best Medicine May Be Walking

April 8, 2020

Another story in our series, Prevent Diabetes EKY, this report focuses on an innovative health improvement program happening in connection with the City of...

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