Show 15, "Improving Our Community Health"
Community design has a direct impact on the health of residents. Attractive safe places to walk encourage physical activity. Access to fresh fruits and vegetables encourage food choices. This installment of “The Shape of Things to Come” looks at how communities can become healthier and innovative ways metro Atlanta is making it easier to exercise and eat right.
Featured guests include Dr. Karen Minyard, director of Georgia Health Policy Institute; Dr. Sandra Elizabeth Ford, district health director, DeKalb County Board of Health; and Tyler Norris, senior adviser to Kaiser Permanente and fellow at the Public Health Institute.