Your Journey to a Lighter, Healthier You
Begins Monday June 9, 2014
GEORGIA 2020: HEALTHIER, STRONGER,
AND LIVING LONGER.
Join Lighten Up Georgia Today!
Welcome to the new Lighten Up Georgia 2014 Challenge! Whether you’re new to the challenge or have participated before, we’re glad you’re here and hope you’re ready to make a commitment to healthier living and weight loss.
Lighten Up Georgia has been revamped to support the Healthy People 2020 initiative. Healthy People creates national objectives for improving the health of all Americans by encouraging collaboration between communities, empowering individuals to make better health decisions, and tracking success over time.
By combining Healthy People resources with Lighten Up Georgia, we’re planning to make a big impact in the health of our community. And it all starts with you!
Lighten Up Georgia teams have lost as much as 100 pounds and research shows …
Team-based competitions work. A Brown University Study, “We know that obesity can be socially contagious, but now we know that social networks play a significant role in weight loss as well, particularly team-based weight loss competitions,” lead author Tricia Leahey.
New Session: June 9Ė September 26, 2014
Already registered? Beginning June 9, 2014 all LightenUpGeorgia users will need to re-register.