Healthy Communities Conference

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The Healthy Communities Conference was a Great Success. About 180 delegates met to learn how population health is essential to a successful community. People of all ages and backgrounds gathered Thursday January 27 at Club Lentinas in Chatham for the Chatham-Kent Next Generation: Creating Healthy Communities Conference. They learned about the Chatham-Kent Community Picture and the Social Determinants of Health. … Read More

Breakfast in a Hurry

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Do you find preparing breakfast a challenge? Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and provides the energy you need to start your day. Research has proven that breakfast helps improve your mental and physical performance. It is very hard to make up for the nutrients lost from skipping breakfast and it has been shown the nutrients missed … Read More

Aim for 8 Fruit & Vegetable Program

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As part of our Aim for 8 Campaign to encourage the residents of Chatham-Kent to eat more vegetables and fruit, CK Public Health has again partnered with local farmers markets in Chatham and Ridgetown to offer a fruit and vegetable voucher program. This year we have also partnered with local businesses and other vendors to help expand this program throughout … Read More