November is Diabetes Awareness Month. One of our signatories, the YMCA of Snohomish County, offers a prevention program for people with pre-diabetes! Help spread the word. This could change your life – or the life of someone you love. #ThisIsDiabetes http://www.heraldnet.com/life/ymca-programs-helps-identify-and-cope-with-prediabetes/ November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, and the YMCA of Snohomish County and itsMore..
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The kids are back to school. Get back to your advance care planning at our open house. Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Verdant Health Commission – Birch Room 4710 196th Street SW, Lynnwood 98036 Complete your ACP documents, participate in one-to-one meetings with trained facilitators and join informal group sessions toMore..
Congratulations to the organizations, businesses and individuals who joined the LiveHealthy2020 initiative this past year to improve health and well-being for all who live and work in Snohomish County. The initiative’s first-year results were announced at the Sept. 9 At the Edge of Amazing health summit at the Tulalip Resort. More than 60 signatories attendedMore..
Have you thought about your five wishes? What are your five wishes? Winning the lottery? Taking a European sabbatical? When health care officials and advance care planning advocates ask that question, they’re talking about what you would like the final weeks, days and moments of your life to look like. April 16 2016 is NationalMore..
The theme for 2016 is “It Always Seems Too Early, Until It’s Too Late.” Each year the Advance Care Planning Initiative (ACP) along with other participating organizations and individuals across all 50 United States come together every April 16th for National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD), a day set aside for collectively educating the public onMore..