Healthy lifestyle

What Nutrition-Based New Year’s Resolutions Could Look Like For You

December 16, 2015

By Kara Marker, NCRC Marketing Lots of people start off a new year with a weight loss goal in mind, but a healthy body isn’t always measured in pounds and inches! Take some time to really think about your New Year’s Resolutions for 2016. Save yourself an expensive gym membership this year, and start 2016 […]

Have Yourself a Healthy Holiday

December 04, 2015

By Meghan Charpentier, Cabarrus Health Alliance As written for The Independent Tribune. ‘Tis the season for family gatherings, large dinners, and being challenged at the dessert table. While you have maintained steady and positive eating habits for ten solid months out of the year, do not let the last two months go to waiste! You […]

Cabarrus Health Alliance Receives Support from Aetna Foundation

June 04, 2015

Cabarrus Health Alliance (CHA) was awarded $25,000 from the Aetna Foundation to support the Eat Smart, Live Well program in 2015. Eat Smart, Live Well is a new nutritional outreach program targeting low-income and underserved populations in Cabarrus and Mecklenburg Counties. The program will include holistic nutrition education that addresses key barriers to healthy eating. […]

City Announces Run Kannapolis

February 20, 2015

Kannapolis, N.C. – Kannapolis is launching a new initiative, Run Kannapolis, as part of the City’s Discover a Healthy Life brand. This year there will be seven 5K walks/runs in the City. City leaders are asking people of all ages and all abilities to participate in these events. “We hope that adults and children will […]

Dole Challenges North America to “Get Up and Grow!” in 2015

February 18, 2015

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Dole is using its position as one of the world’s largest providers of fresh fruits and vegetables to make the planet a happier, healthier place in 2015. Determined to show that a produce-based lifestyle has far-reaching and delicious benefits, the Westlake Village, Calif.-based health and nutrition leader has brought together all areas […]