No other color fits the month of March more than a bright, cheery green.¬† Perhaps the association is related to the fact that St. Patrick‚Äôs Day falls within the month of March and is celebrated with vibrant four leaf clover decorations. Or, perhaps, green fits this month so well because spring is right around the… [Continue Reading]
Check out the City of St. Louis Department of Health’s Health Director Pamela Walker and the St. Louis County Health Department’s Health Director Dr. Dolores Gunn discus their respective Health Department’s role in improving the health and wellness of our community at Alive and Well STL’s latest Radio Program!
According to a recent St. Louis Post Dispatch article written by Blythe Bernhard, a new arena for promoting healthy eating in low-income communities is farmers markets. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that last year, about 15,000 families in St. Louis County used food stamps at farmers markets. The area currently has 16 farmers markets… [Continue Reading]