Search Results


Displaying results 16 - 27
  • Smoke-Free Public Housing
    http://wellaheadla.com/Living-Well-Ahead/Geaux-Tobacco-Free/Smoke-Free-Public-Housing
    in Geauxing Smoke-Free in your housing authority? Find tools and resources here at Well-Ahead Louisiana! Implementing a smoke-free policy can offer many benefits reducing turnaround time of vacant units, reducing fire risk and lowering maintenance cost....
  • Balance
    http://wellaheadla.com/Living-Well-Ahead/Balance
    for practicing balance Plan and incorporate downtime into your busy schedule Rethink activities, errands and people that exhaust you Get enough sleep (adults need 7.5 to 8.5 hours/night) Set your priorities and goals Practice relaxation exercises Manage your time and limit multitasking Schedule one thing you enjoy everyday Incorporate physical activity into your schedule Balance Balance To be well is a state of complete and stable physical, emotional, spiritual health. Balancing everyday demands between work and personal life can be challenging and create unwanted stress. Chronic stress can have a serious effect on mental and physical well-being if not managed. Follow these tips to help balance your life, reduce stress and stay healthy. Living Well-Ahead Geaux Tobacco-Free Healthy Eating On The Go Additional Balance Resources American Diabetes Association...
  • How To Quit
    http://wellaheadla.com/Living-Well-Ahead/Geaux-Tobacco-Free/How-To-Quit
    to a tobacco-free life Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW or get registered for our free web-based quit program to chat with a quit coach. Click Here to get learn more! Anytime is a good time to call! 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. When you are ready to quit a Quit Coach will work with you to develop a customized plan for you.* You may be encouraged to contact your doctor for stop smoking medications and will receive information about quitting tobacco programs in your community. Click here for more information about Quitline services! *Certain callers, such as pregnant women, may qualify for additional telephone counseling sessions. Your representative will share with you how many sessions you qualify for during the registration process....
  • How To Quit
    http://wellaheadla.com/Living-Well-Ahead/Geaux-Tobacco-Free/How-To-Quit
    you start smoking cigarettes before Sept. 1, 1988 and want to quit? You may qualify for the Smoking Cessation Trust! This program provides for the reimbursement of Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT), Telephone Quit Line Services, Office Visits and Counseling. For more information on what resources are covered under the program and if your eligible for services in the program. Click to find out if you qualify > Fax to Quit Check with your doctor if he or she is a certified Fax-to-Quit provider!...
  • Suggest A Wellspot
    http://wellaheadla.com/Suggest-A-Wellspot
    you for helping to move Louisiana Well-Ahead by suggesting a WellSpot! Please fill out the form below, providing the information available for your WellSpot suggestion. Once the form has been submitted our team will review the submission and determine if the location meets all WellSpot criteria....
  • Contact
    http://wellaheadla.com/Contact
    Team Caroline Brazeel Health Promotion Director Colleen Arceneaux Policy and Practice Manager Chelsea Bennett Marketing and Creative Manager Alok Bhoi Epidemiologist Mechaune Butler Oral Health Program Manager Jerry Collins Business Operations Leader Marie Darr Quality Improvement Leader Whitney Fowler Community Outreach Leader Jamila Freightman Diabetes / Obesity Prevention Leader Norah Friar Epidemiologist Rebecca Guidroz Worksite Wellness Leader Kristen Hernandez Health Equity and Smoke-Free Housing Leader Kate Holmes School Health Leader Melissa R. Martin Community Outreach Manager Robin Rhodes Community Outreach Leader Alyana Samai Epidemiologist Eric Torres Business Operations Manager Renee Underwood Community Outreach Leader Contact About Our Mission Find WellSpots Living...
  • On The Go
    http://wellaheadla.com/Living-Well-Ahead/On-The-Go
    To Get Active Find something that you like to do, such as gardening, biking, walking, canoeing, swimming, hiking, running or dancing Take your dog for a walk, they need the exercise too Join a local group or team to play a sport that you enjoy When available, take the stairs everywhere you go Work a little harder at things you already do. We all like a challenge! Start moving while watching T.V. Make exercise a family affair; take the kids out for new activities Be consistent and set a schedule If you have been inactive, always consult your healthcare provider before starting a physical activity program. On The Go On The Go Research shows that any amount of exercise, at any age, is beneficial to overall health. An active lifestyle can reduce your risk of developing heart disease by half, as well as reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes and certain cancers. Consistent exercise regimens can improve...
  • Heart Disease/Stroke
    http://wellaheadla.com/Programs/Heart-Disease-Stroke
    © 2015 Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals Heart Disease/Stroke Prevention Efforts Our team's efforts, in partnership with the Center for Disease Control's Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, work to improve cardiovascular health through public health strategies and policies that promote Healthy lifestyles and behaviors. Health environments and communities. Access to early and affordable detection and treatment. We need more information here on what health promotion specifically is doing about these issues. Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention The mission of Health Promotion's Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention (DHDSP) work is to provide public health leadership to improve cardiovascular health for all, reduce the burden of these health outcomes, and to eliminate disparities associated with heart disease and stroke. Title Link One Title Link Two Title...
  • Chronic Disease
    http://wellaheadla.com/tabid/127/Default.aspx
    Cessation Resources Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Chronic Disease Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Copyright © 2015 Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals Page Title Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Cras porta congue lacus sollicitudin placerat. Aliquam at eros congue eros lobortis...
  • Test Page
    http://wellaheadla.com/tabid/161/Default.aspx
    Cessation Resources Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Test Page Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Link Title Goes Here Short description about link goes here. if available. Copyright © 2015 Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals Page Title Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Cras porta congue lacus sollicitudin placerat. Aliquam at eros congue eros lobortis...
  • Healthy Eating
    http://wellaheadla.com/Living-Well-Ahead/Healthy-Eating
    Healthy Eating Resources Alliance for a Healthier Generation This site contains everyday health tips as well as information regarding dropping liquid calories, eating real food not junk food, and recipes; contains a product calculator for visitors to find out if their favorite snacks are smart snacks. There are also links for healthy schools as well as links for parents to keep their children healthy during out-of-school time American Heart Association If you’re trying to cut back on added sugars or calories, try these swaps to get the sweet taste you love. Choose My Plate The site contains information regarding healthy eating on a budget, daily food plans, recipes, cookbooks, and menus. It also contains healthy eating tips, videos (kitchen timesavers, etc), and calculators (BMI, etc). There are interactive quizzes regarding portion control and calorie utilization. USDA-Choose MyPlate Supertracker – Body Weight Planner...
  • About | Well-Ahead Louisiana
    http://wellaheadla.com/About
    pretty proud of our way of life in Louisiana. Although, improving our wellbeing doesn't have to mean giving up our favorite things like good food, great music and legendary festivals. Rather, it means making smart choices so we can enjoy our favorite things even longer. Small choices towards wellness, enabled by the environments we're in every day, allow us the opportunity for balance. Together we can shape a future that gives us the chance to feel better and enjoy life a little longer. The Challenge: Louisiana is… 48 th in Overall Health 44 th in Outcomes 49 th in Determinants 48 th in...
Your search for generated 27 results in 9.301 seconds.