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Advocates Press For Healthier Diets In Detroit

April 14, 2014

Metro Detroit is known for high rates of obesity and – in the city itself -- limited access to fresh produce. But over the weekend thousands of people gathered in Novi to celebrate the benefits of healthy eating at an event called Veg-Fest. Among those calling for a change to more nutritious diets is former Detroit Pistons star John Salley. He tells WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter even many professional athletes have to be pushed into pursuing healthier lifestyles…