Health Dunn Right Schedule

With summer approaching, we thought it would be a good idea to catch everyone up on the Action Team monthly schedules! That way you can begin participating this summer! Housing Action Team (HAT): Meets every month on the first Thursday of every other month falling on the even months (February, April, June) from 11:30 toContinue reading “Health Dunn Right Schedule”

Tasty Recipes

Have you been looking for a new recipe to add to your rotation? Then check out these nine different recipes; I’m sure you’re bound to like one of them! Click this link to be taken to our Google Drive folder that stores the recipes! Keep an eye out for more recipes to come as wellContinue reading “Tasty Recipes”

Health Dunn Right Grant Reports

Do you want to stay up to date with what Health Dunn Right has been doing the past year? Then check out these grant reports! They’ll be able to explain what happens better than this blog post ever will! 5 Year Operational Grant Report: Click here! Community Foundations Year 1 Grant Report: Click here! Comment down belowContinue reading “Health Dunn Right Grant Reports”

Food Safety Tips for your Holiday Meal

When you think “Thanksgiving”, what comes to mind?   Turkey!  According the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), more than 46 million turkeys are cooked and eaten in the United States at Thanksgiving. That number represents one-sixth of all the turkeys sold in the U.S. each year.  There are a few tips that will ensure that your holidayContinue reading “Food Safety Tips for your Holiday Meal”

Diabetes Prevention Program

The National Diabetes Prevention Program—or National DPP—was created in 2010 to address the increasing burden of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in the United States. This national effort created partnerships between public and private organizations to offer evidence-based, cost-effective interventions that help prevent type 2 diabetes in communities across the United States. One key featureContinue reading “Diabetes Prevention Program”

Prescription Pill Disposal

Have you ever taken a look at your medicine cabinet and realized how many prescription bottles with pills that you don’t need anymore? There’s a way to dispose of these properly to ensure they’re not harming our environment or getting into the wrong hands! Within Dunn County there’s several Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Locations!Continue reading “Prescription Pill Disposal”

Kiss the Ground – Film Showing!

Come join our Healthy Environment Action Team for a FREE showing of Kiss the Ground! Following the showing there will be a panel discussion with local experts on how to implement these practices within Dunn County! Kiss the Ground is a documentary narrated by Woody Harrelson that sheds light on an “new, old approach” toContinue reading “Kiss the Ground – Film Showing!”

Health & Wellness: What is it?

Health and wellness are two concepts that often are used to mean the same thing; however, there is a few key differences! The World Health Organization (WHO) defines health as “a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity (illness).” WHO defines wellness as “the optimalContinue reading “Health & Wellness: What is it?”

Virtual Burn Out

Since March of 2020 pretty much everything has gone virtual; our classrooms, our workout classes, how we interact with loved ones, and so much more. Unfortunately, this form of communication can create a type of fatigue that we’re not used too! To help avoid this burn out: Avoid multitasking: If you were at an inContinue reading “Virtual Burn Out”