Healthy eating helps manage body weight and reduces the risk of developing chronic diseases like high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes and some cancers. What we eat depends on our personal preference, culture, habits, and the availability of foods. In order to make lifestyle changes, healthy food must be available, affordable, and taste good.
At Lorain County Public Health, we help make choosing healthy foods easier. We...
Implement healthy food policies
Change the food environment
Support lasting changes
Lorain County Public Health works with community partners to make the healthy choice the easy choice. Contact us if you have an idea for a healthy eating community project, or to get connected with a local action group focused on health.