The Value Initiative: Lawrence General Hospital – Lawrence, Mass.

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Lawrence General Hospital – Lawrence, Mass.
Partnering with Bodegas to Offer Healthy Options

Lawrence General Hospital joined with the city's leaders to launch “Healthy on the Block,” which partners with neighborhood convenience stores to offer fresh fruit in areas that are considered a food desert. The hospital is hoping access to fresh food will lower the rate of diabetes for residents, which is the highest in Massachusetts.

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