5 Easy Ways You Can Combat Childhood Obe...
It’s no secret that America struggles with obesity. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this condition affects nearly 37 percent of American adults and 17 percent of children. Obesity carries with it numerous health consequences for people of all ages. High blood pressure,... 
Finding Your Own Path to Healthy Eating ...
Eating a healthy diet doesn’t have to mean closing your eyes and choking down a plateful of Brussels sprouts and asparagus. Though, if you like it, more power to you. The point is there’s no one way to eat a healthy diet. And that’s the big idea behind National Nutrition Month. The Academy of... 
Announcing the 2011 Charles County Fair ...
We are pleased to announce that Civista is proud sponsor of The 2011 Charles County Fair Baby Contest scheduled for Saturday, September 18th. Civista will also provide hand washing demonstrations, blood pressure screenings, and additional information on the WeCan program, child car seat safety, and upcoming... 
Give Them a GREAT and HEALTHY START with...
Announcing We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity & Nutrition), a program that encourages healthy weight for children. Parents have the power to help their kids maintain a healthy weight, and the We Can! Program will show you how. We Can! is a nation-wide interactive program designed to help... 
Grow It, Eat It with Civista Health and ...
The Charles County Master Gardeners program has teamed up with Civista Health and the WeCan! Program to create Grow It, Eat It, a series of events which provide information and assistance with starting a food garden and helps make children more aware of the wide variety of healthy food available. With... 
Civista Health Presents WeCan! | A Child...
“WeCan! Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity & Nutrition” is an interactive program that will teach parents ways to increase their children’s activity, how to make healthy food choices for their children, and will even offer tips on meal preparation. The class is for children aged 8-13 years... 
A New Year for Helping Your Child Mainta...
One in six children in the U.S. is overweight. Given these numbers, it’s likely that you know, or are related to, one of them. But did you know that overweight children are at high risk of becoming overweight or obese adults? And that this increases their risk of developing serious chronic conditions... 
Fighting Childhood Obesity with WE CAN!...
We Can!™ stands for Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity & Nutrition. We Can! is a national education program designed for parents and caregivers to help children 8-13 years old stay at a healthy weight. Parents and caregivers are the primary influencers for this age group. We Can! offers...