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By Brittany Wonnell, RD Did you know Hamilton County has been ranked first in overall health outcomes for the past six years, according to countyhealthrankings.org? Whether you live or work close to Hamilton County, there are endless opportunities for you to improve your overall health and wellbeing. Get out of the house with your family […]
By Ryan Lawson, Exercise Specialist As warmer weather begins to make a more steady appearance in the coming weeks, it’s more inviting to get involved in outdoor activities. Moving activities outside during nice, sunny weather has several positive health benefits. Outdoor exercise has been associated with increased energy and revitalization, as well as decreased feelings […]
By Katie Boscia, RD, IBCLC, CDE Staying hydrated during a workout helps your body maintain blood volume and good cardiac output, as well as deliver oxygen to the muscles you’re exercising. It also helps prevent muscle cramps and helps regulate your core temperature. In order to stay properly hydrated while exercising, you need to make […]