Did You Know?

0 Cents Per Dollar Made at Farmers Markets
American farmers earn 90 cents on the dollar made at farmers market, compared to just 17.4 cents at grocery stores
0 Calories Burned a Day Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding mothers burn about 500 extra calories a day to build and maintain milk supply
0 Percentile Points Higher on Test Results
Healthier lunches can raise student achievement and test scores by about 4 percentile points on average
0% Children More Likely to Eat Healthy Foods
Children ages 9-14 who have regular family dinners together are 24% more likely to eat healthier foods


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Why Live Well?

Better health is good for everyone—it’s good for Frederick County residents, for families, and for our communities.

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