71 percent of Bexar County residents are overweight or obese

San Antonio Metropolitan Health District is reminding people now is the time to act when it comes to health.Survey results from 2014 show 14 percent of Bexar County adults were diagnosed with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. That’s higher than the state average at 10.6 percent and the national average at 9.3 percent.Gonzalo Nieto, 68, was diagnosed as pre-diabetic 16 years ago, but he didn’t let it stop him from making changes to his diet and exercise.”Now, people eat just frozen stuff. They just put it in the microwave and they don’t care. You got to stay with more

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