If you’ve eaten lettuce, berries, artichokes or apples this week, chances are Watsonville farmworkers have tended the crops you and your family have enjoyed. These workers rise at dawn and work until dusk to keep California and the nation healthy. Yet, they face disproportionately high rates of diabetes, asthma, and heart disease. Moving Health Care Upstream fosters well-being through an expanded healthcare team that diagnoses and addresses the underlying causes of health conditions that exist outside the clinic’s four walls, where individuals live, learn, work and play.
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