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NMSU Extension Program Aims to Provide Diabetes Education

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Lourdes Olivas, Program Manager, "On The Road to Living With Diabetes" Extension Program at NMSU.

“On The Road To Living With Diabetes”, a New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service program that helps adults with diabetes, pre-diabetes, or at risk for developing diabetes, has expanded to Otero County.  Scott Brocato spoke with program manager Lourdes Olivas about the program and the expansion.

Scott Brocato has been an award-winning radio veteran for over 35 years. Hailingfrom St. Louis, MO, he has worked in such cities as St. Louis, Atlanta, Las Vegas, and Athens GA as an on-air personality, airborne traffic reporter, newscaster, and program director. He has lived and worked in Las Cruces since 2016, and you can hear him regularly during "All Things Considered from NPR News" from 4pm-7pm weekdays. Off the air, he is also a local actor and musician, and you can catch him rocking the bass with his band Flat Blak weekends in and around Las Cruces and El Paso.