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Mecklenburg County North Carolina 5 A Day Action Plan

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The Mecklenburg County Health Department in Charlotte, North Carolina developed its own local 5 A Day plan. The goal of the plan is to get at least 22% of the county population to eat at least 5 fruits and vegetables a day. The plan focuses on access to fruits and vegetables and education about the importance of fruits and vegetables. For more information about this plan contact Betty Ratcliffe, MEd, RD, LDN at 704-336-6029 or at BRatcliffe@carolinas.org.