National Geographic contributor Dan Buettner identified five cultures during his extensive world travels, cultures with the highest concentration of people living to 100 years or more. He named these areas on the map “Blue Zones.”
The Blue Zones Project-Bakersfield, a local effort designed to make healthy choices easier for local residents through permanent changes to our built environment and policy, will host two summits open to the community, next week and next month.
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