Mission

To unite individuals and organizations in Tooele County with the common purpose of addressing physical activity and obesity; to educate and empower citizens to make healthy choices; and to identify existing physical fitness, nutrition, and support resources and help create new resources in Tooele County.

Vision

Tooele County citizens making healthy lifestyle choices leading to increased physical activity,
better nutrition and health, and improved quality of life.

Motto

1 Bite        1 Step        1 Decision

Live Fit’s Fit to Win weight loss program sign up has been extended through this week!

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Live Fit’s Fit to Win weight loss program sign up has been extended through this week!

Live Fit’s Fit to Win weight loss program sign up has been extended through this week! An additional orientation meeting will be held Wed. April 16th from 7-8 at the health dept. for anyone in the community 18+ that would still like to join. Register at www.wb4you.com anytime after March...

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How Adults Use Menu Label Information in Restaurants, by State

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How Adults Use Menu Label Information in Restaurants, by State

A new study published in the July 11th issue of CDC’s Morbity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) reports that more than 50% of adults surveyed said they used menu label information when making food choices in restaurants. Researchers analyzed self-reported menu label usage among 17 states by...

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Study: Being overweight is actually worse for you than smoking.

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Study: Being overweight is actually worse for you than smoking.

WASHINGTON – It’s not going to come as a surprise that obesity shortens your life by contributing to heart disease, strokes, diabetes and other diseases. But how many years are lost? Researchers from the National Cancer Institute compared normal weight smokers to extremely obese non-smokers....

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Local Farmers to Community Resources

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Local Farmers to Community Resources

For more local farm to community resources, please visit: http://tooelehealth.org/livefittc/nutrition-resources/farm-to-community/ If you know of another local resource, please contact us...

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Fit to Win Contest Results

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Fit to Win Contest Results

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5 reasons why the workplace is ideal for wellness.

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5 reasons why the workplace is ideal for wellness.

5 reasons why the workplace is ideal for...

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Growing healthy….all you need to know!

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Growing healthy….all you need to know!

5210-All You need to know (1) 5210 – All You Need to Know Your number for healthy kids this summer! Want a simple way to keep your kids healthy this summer? All you need is 5210! This simple number is a great way to remember some basic tips for healthy living and eating: 5 = nutrition; 2 = screen...

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Family Story Stroll June 16, 2014

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Family Story Stroll June 16, 2014

Family Recreation June...

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