Date: June 20, 2018

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Nutrition & Healthy Living Links

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This page was reviewed or revised on Monday, August 31, 2015 1:27 PM

Eating well and being active work together for a healthier you. These healthy habits may help you reduce your risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, certain types of cancer and osteoporosis while providing many benefits such as:

• Better overall health
• Lower risk of disease
• A healthy body weight
• Feeling and looking better
• More energy
• Stronger muscles and bones

Canada's Food Guide will help you figure out how much food and which foods you should eat. 

Eat Well Campaign

To promote healthier eating among Canadians, Health Canada has developed its Eat Well Campaign. This campaign, which follows the principles of Canada’s Food Guide, highlights year-round awareness and information to encourage changes in our approach to healthy eating, including the way we shop, prepare foods and choose foods when eating out. It offers simple, user-friendly, healthy eating tips to use every day.