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Healthy Eating - Active Living
Chronic diseases have become the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. Many chronic diseases can be prevented or delayed through healthy lifestyle choices.
What does healthy living mean to you?
Most people might describe it as an absence of disease, but it is much more than that. The World Health Organization definition of healthy living is the steps, actions and strategies one puts in place to achieve optimum health. This means healthy lifestyle choices like eating healthy, nutritious food, being physically active, not smoking, and avoiding excessive alcohol use.
Clark County communities have been actively working on ways to support changes at the personal, community and system level to make good health within reach of all residents.