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Dr. Seuss birthday

Edisto Fork Boys & Girls Club members celebrates Dr. Seuss birthday during the month of March by reading Dr. Seuss books as part of their Power Hour (academic success focus time).

Health Corner

What do you know about Prediabetes? Prediabetes- higher than normal glucose levels but not yet diabetes People with prediabetes are likely to have no symptoms.  Unusual thirst, frequent urination, blurred vision and fatigue are all symptoms of full blown diabetes, but these are not likely to appear until the disease is advanced. Who should be tested for prediabetes? People who are overweight and age 45 or older should talk with their doctors about being tested. How much more likely are people with prediabetes to develop diabetes? Five to 15 times more likely. Three lifestyle changes that can often keep prediabetes from progressing to ...

Payless Cares

Just in time for the holiday season, Payless ShoeSource launched an international children’s shoe-giving program, Payless GivesTM Shoes 4 Kids, and selected Orangeburg Area Boys & Girls Club as one of its charity partners.  A group of children served by Orangeburg Area Boys & Girls Club participated in a shoe-shopping trip at the Payless ShoeSource store here in Orangeburg.  The children enjoyed shopping for and selecting their own pair of free new shoes. Payless provided over 50 pair of shoes.