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Imperial County Public Health Department hosts ‘Rethink What You Drink’ event

EL CENTRO, Calif. (KYMA, KECY) - The event is to help raise awareness of the health risks of consuming sugary drinks and promote healthier drinking alternatives.

The event is part of a state-wide effort by the California Department of Public Health’s Cal Fresh Healthy Living Program.

Innercare Dentist Dr. Maxmillian Chambers talked about the importance of avoiding sugary drinks as it can effect oral health problems.

Students were also able to sample fruit infused water as an alternative to consuming a healthier beverage.

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