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“Bite Into A Healthy Lifestyle”

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March 23, 2015 • Patient/Community

March is National Nutrition Month!  Sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The “Bite Into A Healthy Lifestyle” campaign encourages people to adopt and maintain healthy eating and physical activity habits.  Which will work to achieve a healthy body weight and reduce risk of chronic disease. The 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee released its… Read More ›

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April is Minority Health Month!

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This year’s theme is “30 years of Advancing Health Equity | The Heckler Report:  A Force for Ending Health Disparities in America.”  This theme commemorates the U.S. Department of Health and Human services efforts toward eliminating health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities. The Office on Minority Health leads celebration of Minority Health Month.  

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What can your diet do for your blood pressure?

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Eating nutritious foods will help you control your blood pressure.  The DASH diet, a Mediterranean diet full of nutrients that are good for your heart and good for your health, is an example of healthy eating.  The Vermont Department of Health  explains the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension here.

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Million Hearts DE at VA Medical Grand Rounds

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Thank you to the Wilmington VA for inviting us to present at Medical Grand Rounds on February 4th. Dr. Savoy spoke to the group on Heart Disease & Women in honor of Go Red for Women month. If you are interested in having Million Hearts Delaware speak to your group, feel free to contact us!

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Measure Up-Pressure Down!

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Measure Up/Pressure Down The National Day of Action: Roll up Your Sleeves campaign is taking place Thursday, May 7, 2015. Commit to take action to support blood pressure control and share your activity with the campaign! You can find more information and resources on their National Day of Action Toolkit.

Million Hearts® Delaware Founding Partners

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Delaware Center for Health Promotion at Delaware State University
Delaware Academy of Family Physicians
Delaware Academy of Medicine
Delaware Chapters of the American Heart Association
Delaware Greenways
Delaware Healthcare Association
Medical Society of Delaware
Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Quality Insights of Delaware
American College of Cardiology - Delaware
State of Delaware, Division of Public Health

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