Healthy lives

The Healthy Lifestyles team offer a wide range of healthy lifestyle information, advice and support. We can help you to quit smoking, get more active, eat more healthily, lose weight and improve wellbeing. Following a healthy balanced diet and living an active lifestyle will help you maintain a healthy body weight. This page has some useful links and tips for anyone wishing to live a healthier lifestyle. Many efforts to date have put too much onus on individuals without fully recognising the influence of supermarkets, restaurants and food producers on the choices we make. To effectively reduce obesity, we must make healthy eating easier, regardless of how little money or time people have, where they live or how health-conscious they are.

  • When it comes to nutrition and health, most of us have a good idea of what we should be doing – the challenge is…
  • This section is designed for consumers who want to find out more about active lifestyles.
  • Manufacturers must reformulate their products, retailers must actively promote healthier choices and government must ensure people have controlled portion sizes and access to healthier food.
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  • Packed with over 200 new recipes that prove healthy eating can be fun, simple and delicious.

See some of our tips on how to eat well and manage your weight. We are taking referrals and your first appointment will be a telephone call with either a health coach or stop smoking adviser to identify what is important to you to change in your lifestyle. The sessions include getting outside and playing in the gardens, and even growing some food where we have vegetarianorganiclife.com space. We also ‘pop-up and play’ inside and out with beanbags, hoops and occasionally bring in yoga and zumba teachers to get everyone active and increase heart rates. From online yoga, to Cook and Eat sessions and seasonal entertainment – there is loads to get stuck into. The Healthy Living Platform is helping the community to be healthier and happier.

Building for a Healthy Life

For example, we can use novel data science approaches to understand which foods and food categories would drive the highest return in terms of calories saved from reformulation. We can work directly with the public to understand perceptions of acceptability around government intervention – and what it would take to increase acceptance. We can help retailers and manufacturers experiment with portion sizes.

EUFIC is a non-profit organisation that provides engaging science-based information to inspire and empower healthier and more sustainable food and lifestyle choices. We believe in a world where people live a healthier life because they know how to. We aim to live a healthy life and it has become a hot topic of debate in the media and society to describe what healthy living is.

Alcohol advice

This section is designed for consumers who want to find out more about healthy eating on special occasions. What we eat and drink can change throughout the year and for events and special occasions. In this section we will give you some tips about how you can put healthy eating into practice. If you are looking for nutrition information for your school work why not visit our education website Food – a fact of life , which provides resources about…

Eating for lower cholesterol

This section is designed for consumers who want to find out more about diet and health issues. You will find a comments form at the bottom of each article on the site… This section is designed for consumers who want to find out more about healthy hydration.