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Healthy Diet (INACTIVE)

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  • Harford County obesity task force releases final report

    With Harford County's obesity rate jumping by 130 percent during the last decade, the Obesity Task Force released its final report Tuesday on how it plans to battle the bulge in the coming years. Two-thirds of the county's population (63.5 percent) is...
  • Controversy, too, is harvest of White House garden

    Controversy, too, is harvest of White House garden
    It was while she was serving dinner to her kids in 2008 and their dad was out campaigning for president, that Michelle Obama hatched a modest daydream: a vegetable garden on the White House grounds. She'd recently had a conversation with her children's...
  • Scotchtown Hills unveils new vegetable garden

    Things got a little greener around Scotchtown Hills Elementary in Laurel last week. On May 24, students, staff and employees from the Laurel Home Depot gathered to build and celebrate a new vegetable garden behind the school — a garden that will...
  • Ellicott City: Chesapeake Shakespeare Company in the Ruins celebrates 10 years under the stars

    Now in its tenth year, Ellicott City's Chesapeake Shakespeare Company in the Ruins will soon begin another summer season offering one the most unique theater experiences in the area. Located in an open-air theater set amongst the backdrop of the historic...
  • Governor promotes workplace health program

    Governor promotes workplace health program
    Gov. Martin O’Malley is looking for ways to trim his workforce – not the number of people, but their waistlines. The administration has launched a wellness program aimed at state workers. The governor known for his statistical analysis of...
  • Apple a day promotes healthy eating at West Towson

    Apple a day promotes healthy eating at West Towson
    West Towson Elementary School recently extended the celebration of Homegrown School Lunch Week in Baltimore County by providing local apples, along with some apple recipes, to students and teachers. Statewide, the focus on eating local produce was held...
  • Diets suggested for more pregnant women

    Diets suggested for more pregnant women
    Before Aiesha Eddins got pregnant, she didn't give much thought to her diet. "I ate whatever," said the 27-year-old Owings Mills woman. "We ordered take-out." But when she weighed in at 220 pounds during her initial prenatal visit, she quickly earned...
  • Healthy Harford Day celebration linked with other community health initiatives

    Healthy Harford organizers are reminding residents to mark their calendars to participate in this year's Healthy Harford Day Saturday, Oct. 13 from 8 to 11 a.m. Held in conjunction with the Bel Air Farmers Market at the corner of Hays and Thomas Streets...
  • Editorial: Weight problems in Harford need to be addressed individually

    As is the case in the rest of our great nation, the people of Harford County are getting greater, on average, with each passing day. Unfortunately, greater in this sense of the word isn't a good thing. We're not getting taller on average, but we are...
  • Girls on the Run program teaches self-esteem

    Twice a week, dozens of girls can be seen scampering along the track at Harper's Choice Middle School, a workout that will ultimately lead to a 5K run. Before their often-challenging cardio exercise, they take part in brief sessions centered on building...
  • School's out for students in three counties

    Not much happens in classrooms on the last day of school, but at Villa Cresta Elementary in Baltimore County, the principal made sure students would remember Friday. She marched up to the roof with a microphone and danced in front of hundreds of...
  • Research buzz: UMBC tackling diabetes management among urban elderly

    Research buzz: UMBC tackling diabetes management among urban elderly
    Description: The University of Maryland Baltimore County's Center for Aging Studies won a $1.4 million National Institutes of Health grant to explore the experiences of elderly, urban diabetes patients. The research will focus largely on how the...