http://www.courant.com/sns-rt-usa-healthcarenavigators-featu...HERNANDO, Miss., Oct 28 (Reuters) - When Dr Michael Minor first became pastor at Oak Hill Missionary Baptist Church inHernando, Mississippi, in 1996, he discovered a populationovercome by an epidemic of obesity."It was so bad, I was having a funeral every weekend," hesaid.Minor took dramatic action for a Southern preacher, banningfried chicken at church potlucks and setting up a walking trackaround the church perimeter.He has had marked success. "You can see the difference.People are much better sized, way better. And once they get itoff, they want to keep it off," he said.Now he is taking on the much bigger task of trying to getthe state's nearly 275,000 uninsured people to sign up forhealth insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).</snip>intercst
Best Of |
Favorites & Replies |
Start a New Board |
My Fool |
BATS data provided in real-time. NYSE, NASDAQ and NYSEMKT data delayed 15 minutes.
Real-Time prices provided by BATS. Market data provided by Interactive Data.
Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings Estimates, Analyst Ra