Putting the 'We' in WeTHRIVE!: A Resident Call to Action

Posted by  Joyce Campbell on 3.7.2016

WeTHRIVE! is an initiative of Hamilton County Public Health, which is helping to create healthier communities for the residents of Hamilton County, OH. We are partners uniting for action to get things done and are working together on common issues with the ultimate goal of improving community health.

I have participated in the Lockland WeTHRIVE! group since it began and appreciate the good that has been accomplished. Eating healthy food, getting proper exercise, and not smoking, all contribute to better health. This is being promoted by having a salad bar in the school, exercise and playground equipment in the parks, and a ‘no smoking’ policy in the stadium. Presently, ...

WeTHRIVE! Breaks Paradigms

Posted by  Tim Ingram on 11.23.2015

As Health Commissioner, I could write columns, send flyers, or talk to you through the media, continually telling you that we eat and smoke too much and don't get enough exercise. I could share studies and data illustrating the ills awaiting us as a result of or less-than-healthy lifestyles. Or, I could engage you and your communities to make substantive, long-lasting policy and infrastructure changes to encourage healthy practices. Which tactic do you think would be most successful?

Hopefully, you will agree that the latter approach is most effective. If so, you and your community are prime candidates to join ...

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March 7, 2016