Think Your Diet’s Light on Salt? You May Be Shocked

What: “Salt Shockers – Be Informed, Be Healthy,” a talk on how sodium affects your health, increases blood pressure and risk for heart disease — and what you can do about it. When: Wednesday (March 30), 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Where:… Continue Reading

Fruit and Vegetable Advocates Are Not Nuts

It’s great to know that people and organizations that are leading the way locally are, in fact, leading the way for the state as well.
During the recent CalFresh Forum in Sacramento, sponsored by California Food Policy Advocates and the California Department of Social Services, … Continue Reading

Win A Bicycle, Change The World

All right, maybe you can’t change the world by winning, or giving away, a couple of bicycles. But it’s clear that the bicycle essay contest sponsored by Healthy Shasta, The Bike Shop and the Safe Routes to School program is… Continue Reading

Walk This Way at Turtle Bay – A Healthy Shasta Celebration

What: Walk This Way at Turtle Bay – An Annual Healthy Shasta Celebration When: Saturday (Oct 2), 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: Turtle Bay REDDING, CA – Healthy Shasta is proud to present the 5th Annual Walk This Way… Continue Reading

And the Award for Biggest Smart Aleck Goes to…

We’ve got some attaboys to hand out. Attagirls? Maybe I should stick with “good job.” Anyway … Congratulations to Shasta College agriculture instructor Trena Kimier-Richards, who recently received a “Teacher of Excellence” award from the California Agriculture Teachers Association. Kimier-Richards… Continue Reading