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Pinellas plans for healthy future

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PINELLAS COUNTY, FL -

Pinellas county officials have released their community health improvement plan.

The report outlines a number of goals officials hope to accomplish in the county over the next five years. Included in the plan are efforts to provide classes on prenatal health, improve access to healthy and affordable foods, reduce substance abuse in the community and increase the number of bike lanes and trails.

"The plan is a response to last year's Community Health Assessment, which brought together nearly 70 participants from more than 30 agencies to examine the county's health," officials said.

For information about the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County, go to www.PinellasHealth.com.

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