CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! January 2020
In this issue:
- CWN welcomes their new Health Educator, Sofia Monterroza Figueroa;
- A California study shows healthier eating behaviors;
- CWN staff will attend the 2020 CalFresh Healthy Living Forum in Orange County, California February 10-12, 2020;
- Recap of the Schools for Healthy Thriving Students: A Wellness Policy Consortium convening; and
- Happy, healthy New Year with recipes and physical activity tips for the whole family
CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! December 2019
The Center for Wellness and Nutrition family would like to wish you and yours a wonderful holiday season and a happy New Year!
CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! September Issue 47
In this issue, we welcome another new CWN employee to the team, Samaurrii Coleman; highlight CWN’s Retail Team receiving a recognition from Sacramento County Department of Public Health Obesity and Prevention Program; CWN’s presence at the 13th Annual Southern Obesity Summit; and so much more!
In August’s issue, we welcome back Angela Dennis to the team; announce a new partnership with Valley Children’s Healthcare; some amazing back to school tips; and plenty of other engaging articles.
CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! Full articles: June Issue 44
In June’s issue, meet our newest colleague, Dr. Jacqueline Barkoski!
CWN will be at the 10th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference in Anaheim, CA (July 15-18, 2019), so check out the schedule of events that staff will host including poster sessions, an exhibit booth, and oral presentations.
Check out the highlight about the 20th Anniversary CDC DNPAO REACH convening in Atlanta, GA. Then read about important food health and safety tips for preparing and eating meals outdoors. There’s even a tasty recipe, Mango Cucumber Wraps!
CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! Full articles: May Issue 43
In May’s issue, we’ve highlighted our very own Dr. A. Vega-Arroyo’s paper, Impacts of weather, work rate, hydration, and clothing in heat-related illness in California farmworkers, published in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine (Vol 62, Issue #4), that addresses the heat-related illnesses that many farmworkers in our food system experience. Also, a recap about Fruit & Veggie Fest and Rethink Your Drink Day which were huge successes! In addition, Public Health Institute is recognized and honored by receiving the 2019 Sacramento Mother-Baby Friendly Workplace Award. This award is given to businesses that have exemplary workplace support for their breastfeeding employees and a written lactation accommodation policy that is communicated to all employees.
In March’s issue, we welcome our newest team member, Emilie McClintic, as a Research Associate; highlight the California State Nutrition Action Committee’s Farmers Market Initiative second year; a USDA proposed rule; and, a healthy recipe of the month to celebrate National Nutrition Month®.
In April’s issue, we welcome our California Project LEAN members to our eNewsletter; highlight the Southeast Region FFY17 outcome evaluation; review a recap of Youth Quest 2019; and, a highlight of new retail partnership within the Sacramento, CA area.
Wellness Matters! newsletter has a new look and feel! Plus, we announce our new Communications Project Manager, Amber Martin. Check out February’s newsletter, Wellness Matters!, for important updates from our partners including our newest resource, the State Nutrition Action Council Toolkit.
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