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CLIP: HealthPartners gives kids discounted ‘prescription’ for fruits and veggies

HealthPartners and Cub Foods are ensuring area children have access to healthy food through the fruit and vegetable “prescription” program. According to a spokesperson, HealthPartners has given families $10 coupons for fresh food at Cubs locations across the Twin Cities metro area every summer for around seven years. The fruit and vegetable prescription program is available during children’s wellness checks at all HealthPartners clinics.