WHAT IS TRUE HEALTH?
Pop culture creates a notion that we must adhere to hard-defined rules to be healthy, productive members of society. Polarizing diet fads often focus on physical appearance as the defining indicator of health. Beyond that, there is a pressure to push the limits even how we exercise and work. They become glorified badges of honor that make an impact on our stress levels and sleep patterns that compromise the wellbeing of even those with healthiest diet and exercise lifestyles.
Starting on May 1, we're partnering up with True Health Initiative and our other community collaborators to celebrate all of the ways we can reframe our perspective on what true health and happiness means. Whatever your definition of a healthy life is, here’s the truth:
Follow along on our social media accounts for inspiration, and participate in our weekly themes with the hashtag #letsseekthetruth. See below for specific instructions!
Week 1: Nutrition
5/1 to 5/7
Nourishing foods really shouldn’t be feared.
Week 2: Exercise
5/8 to 5/14
Find movement that works for you, no matter where you’re starting at.
Week 3: Sleep & Self-Care
5/15 to 5/21
Health is more than diet and exercise. Don't compromise all the good work you're doing.
Week 4: Go Beyond Appearance
5/22 to 5/31
Good health is not defined by your size or any number on the scale, it’s about the relationship you have with yourself, those you share it with, and how your actions impact the rest of the world.