Go for Daring well being and wellness initiative launched in Washington County – DC Information Now | Washington, DC
CASCADE, Md. (DC Information Now) — Most of us make a New Yr’s decision to guide a wholesome life-style within the 12 months forward. Now one Maryland county is attempting to make it simpler so that you can keep it up!
The Washington County Well being Division is launching its “Go for Daring” neighborhood initiative. It’s a marketing campaign for neighbors to lose 1 million kilos collectively within the coming yr.
The division is teaming up with the Ft. Ritchie Neighborhood Middle in Cascade to advertise wellness and weight reduction.
“We’ve got tons of sources for wholesome consuming, diet, train and in addition psychological well being round stress and sleep that may additionally have an effect on our general well being,” mentioned Danielle Stahl with the division.
Buck Browning with the Ft. Ritchie Neighborhood Middle famous that “analysis reveals that residents in rural Maryland and rural America have greater charges of coronary heart illness, diabetes and most cancers.”
To kick off the Go for Daring initiative, there’s an out of doors swim within the lake at Ft. Ritchie this Sunday at midday.