Washington County Public Health and Environment
14949 62nd St N, Stillwater, MN, 55082-6102
Distance: 1044 Miles
Health and wellness education promotes healthy behaviors to reduce health risks, manage common conditions and prevent physical and mental health problems.
Living Healthy in Washington County is designed to support and inspire residents to lead longer, healthier lives. By working with community leaders, employers, schools, and health care professionals, the initiative is creating local resources and health-friendly policies that make it easier for residents to incorporate healthy actions into their daily routines.
Community involvement is welcomed.
8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LH-2700.9500Wellness Programs Definition
Programs that offer individual and/or group sessions which assist participants to understand how their lifestyle impacts their physical and mental health and to develop personal practices that enhance their total well-being. Wellness programs are holistic and combine a variety of components which may include a general physical examination that is tailored to the individual's needs; an evaluation of the person's pattern of exercise, eating habits, sources of stress and other lifestyle elements that are potential risk factors; and the development and implementation of an individualized plan for prevention management and early intervention to optimize health and performance which may include physical fitness sessions, nutrition counseling, stress reduction techniques, biofeedback, practice in assuming responsibility for one's choices, and other specific measures for avoiding physical and mental health problems.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.