The Mountain Life - November 19, 2014
Lynn Ware Peek is joined by guest co-host Rudy Tessnow. They speak with Mary Christa Smith, program director for Summit Community Power Works. It's the program that has been established to help Park City win the $5 million dollar Georgetown University Prize that seeks to encourage communities to reduce their energy consumption.
Then, a conversation with diabetes expert Betty Wade. This month is National Diabetes Month. Diabetes is perhaps the most costly and growing health crisis in the country. It affects nearly 25 million people in this country – by 2035, another 5 million people are expected to have the disease. And what we know is that for Type 2 diabetes, lifestyle greatly influences getting the disease..or not.