Public News Service: Health Centers Going Beyond the Exam Room to Improve Nutrition

The Columbus-area community of Franklinton had been without a grocery store for years, which meant some residents were forced to rely on convenience stores and fast-food restaurants to feed their families. 

Lower Lights Christian Health Center in Ohio went beyond the exam room to ensure patients had access to nutritious food by opening a grocery store and cafe.  The Columbus-area community of Franklinton had been without a grocery store for years, which meant some residents were forced to rely on convenience stores and fast-food restaurants to feed their families.

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