Stay Well

To stay well, you need more than luck. You need to be engaged with your health. The programs, tips and information below are here to give you support.

Verdant Programs

Domestic Violence Community Health Advocate Program

Children Dental Sealant Program

Strengthening Families Program

Diabetes Prevention Program

Program funded: Beginning in 2018

Nine out of 10 people with prediabetes do not know that they have it. This statistic from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is alarming. At the Verdant Health Commission, we want to help our community members identify if they are at risk of developing diabetes and find support to prevent or manage it.

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Tips & Info

Keys to Success: Following the Mediterranean Diet

The Mediterranean Diet is a plant-based diet that has been proven to create a healthy lifestyle, and decrease heart attack or stroke by 30%. This diet values culture, plant-based foods, and encourages physical activity. A great combo for success when wanting to change your diet!

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FAQs: COVID vaccine safety, effectiveness & more

Vaccination is a critical next step in moving forward through this pandemic. With the recent approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the first COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer/BioNTech, we understand that community members have questions about the vaccine.

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Use your smartphone to protect against COVID-19

Have you heard about WA Notify or already downloaded it on your smartphone? It is a secure, voluntary, and private platform that uses anonymous codes to notify users if they have been near another WANotify user who tests positive for COVID.

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Health District calls on community for help to curb increasing COVID cases

As the most recent numbers show, COVID is still very much circulating throughout Snohomish County. The 2-week rolling case count through October 10 was nearly 72 per 100k. The Snohomish Health District has been receiving more than 60 new cases each day this week, with Thursday’s preliminary total of 114 new cases being the third highest day since the pandemic started. 

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Stay home to protect yourself and others in COVID-19 response

The Verdant Health Commission joins our partners in encouraging community members to do everything you can to protect yourself and others during the current COVID-19 response, including staying home to prevent exposure to the virus. The mailer featured on this site was sent to homes beginning March 20, 2020 to remind everyone of the basic steps needed to fight the spread of viruses.

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Resources: Novel Coronavirus

On January 21, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Washington State Department of Health announced the first case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the United States in Snohomish County.

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Holiday food safety reminders

Did you know that 1 in 6 Americans will get sick from food poisoning this year alone? Holiday celebrations can be fun and festive unless someone gets sick. It’s important to keep in mind these 4 steps to protect you and your loved ones from food poisoning.

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A well-aged mind: Maintaining your cognitive health

Getting older can bring many changes, both physically and mentally. Even when you’re healthy, your brain and body start slowing down. Maintaining your cognitive health—the ability to clearly think, learn, and remember—is important for your overall well-being.

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