Health and Wellness

 
 
 

Obesity has tripled among teenagers and doubled among children 6 – 11 years of age over the last 20 years. Studies have shown that children and adolescents who are obese have an 80% chance of being obese as adults.

 

Obesity increases the risk of many chronic diseases including; cardiovascular disease, diabetes and various cancers such as breast and colon cancer. 

 

Holland Central School District is committed to improving quality of life for students, faculty, and staff by creating a healthier school environment that will support and encourage individuals to make positive lifestyle choices. 

 

 

Last Modified on November 24, 2009
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