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Blog Posts By: Jim Nunnelly

Free event will offer education on healthy choices to manage diabetes

June 15, 2017

Diabetes is a common medical condition that still exists under a shroud of mystery to normal citizens. Care and treatment for this condition doesn’t have to be a mystery or even scary. And, next week, that’s what we aim to do: remove the fear and mystery around a common condition that affects more than 100,000 […]

Yes on Prop B Is the Right Choice for Missouri

October 25, 2012

Missourians pay for having the lowest tobacco tax in the country in so many ways. Missouri spends more than $2 billion annually in health care costs directly related to smoking. We can’t afford to continue on this path. Proposition B is our chance to break old habits. It would increase the state tobacco tax by […]


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