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Improving Whole Health

Sep 12, 2018 « Back to The Skinny

When evaluating the health of an individual, it is easy to check boxes on the physical aspects of health. Blood pressure… cholesterol… weight… these are all standard checkups, but what about the mental aspects? Mental wellbeing plays a major role in an individual’s ability to manage the emotions and stress that can fuel unhealthy eating habits and a sedentary, inactive lifestyle.

This discussion on mental wellbeing is timely. September 9-15 marks National Suicide Prevention Week. It is imperative to support programs that address both the mental and physical aspects of wellness to truly improve the whole health of a person.

Find out how developing healthy relationships with food can benefit both physical and mental wellbeing in the September issue of the NLO Monthly Newsletter.