Category Archives: healthy

Do you have two hours to make a huge difference in the life of a homebound senior citizen?

Many people know that Meals on Wheels is a food delivery service for the homebound. However, what some may not know is how impactful the moments of contact between the volunteer and the recipient can be. For many seniors, the volunteer … Continue reading

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Explore the scenic beauty of northern Macomb County: Introducing Ride Richmond

Kicking off what will become an annual celebration of health and teen empowerment, Ride Richmond 2017 debuts its inaugural ride with something for everyone. Presented by McLaren Macomb and featuring bike rides of 1, 15 and 25 miles in and … Continue reading

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Summer sport camps bring skills, sweat to Macomb County

This blog is the second in a series exploring local day camps available in Macomb County this summer. For a complete listing, visit our newest resource: Day Camp Fun in Macomb. Leave the video games behind and jump into summer … Continue reading

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New running club takes stride in Mount Clemens

With summer just around the corner, I make any excuse to get outside and soak up the sunshine.  Tuesday evenings just became a whole lot more exciting for me and the greater Mount Clemens community. Recently, the Macomb Family YMCA, … Continue reading

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Farmers market season is in full bloom in Macomb County

When you think of summer, what comes to mind? For me, it’s all about sipping lemonade on the beach, having picnics with friends and, of course, strolling through farmers markets. Something about seeing all those fresh, locally-grown fruits and veggies … Continue reading

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National Public Health Week: Our commitment to become the healthiest nation by 2030

Here in Macomb County, as in the rest of our nation, changing our health means ensuring conditions exist that give everyone the opportunity to be healthy. Health is impacted in our homes, our neighborhoods, our schools, our workplaces, the quality … Continue reading

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Macomb County Health Department weighs in on National Nutrition Month

Happy National Nutrition Month from the Macomb County Health Department! This year’s National Nutrition Month’s theme is Savor the Flavor of Eating Right.  Keep in mind that healthy foods can be tasty foods! Eating right doesn’t have to be complicated … Continue reading

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