PODCAST: How one program is changing the ‘obesity fight’ in the FLX

On Thursday’s edition of Inside the FLX, former Seneca Falls Mayor Brad Jones, joined Josh Durso to discuss the growing obesity problem in the U.S., with particular focus here in the Finger Lakes region. BlueCross BlueShield estimates that obesity in the Finger Lakes costs residents nearly $501 million per year. According to their same study, the region faces an obesity epidemic with more than 60 percent of the population in the Finger Lakes being considered ‘overweight’ or ‘obese’.

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