The American Heart Association's Start Eating Healthy Day celebration
can help save the lives of millions of Americans by raising awareness
for the importance of good nutrition and making the best eating
Free materials for individuals, groups and companies that wish to
organize Start! Eating Healthy Day activities can be downloaded at http://www.startwalkingnow.org/StartEatingHealthyDay.jsp.
Join us in the hospital's Main Lobby to receive a fresh, crisp apple and
delicious granola bar along with some
Wednesday, November 2, 2011- 10 am to 2 pm
disease and stroke are American's No. 1 and No. 3 killers; eating an
overall healthy diet reduces a majority of the controllable risk factors
for these diseases.
- Adopting better dietary habits and choosing a varied combination of foods is your first step.
- Consuming the right amounts of the proper foods may be the single most important thing you can do to lower your risk.
National Start! Eating Healthy Day is nationally sponsored by Subway and locally sponsored by Kennewick General Hospital.
Krista Wood, Communications Director, American Heart Association
Liz Syer, Director of Marketing, Kennewick General Hospital