Raising public awareness of healthy hydration, and encouraging sustainable healthy hydration habits, by sharing scientific research, educational materials and practical tools.
Nutritional advice typically focuses on food intake. Yet, the quantity and quality of the fluids we drink every day can have a significant impact on our well-being and long-term health. Therefore, one of our primary challenges is to communicate the fundamental need for healthcare policymakers and practitioners to proactively provide healthy hydration advice.
The mission of the Korey Stringer Institute is to provide research, education, advocacy and consultation to maximize performance, optimize safety and prevent sudden death for the athlete, warfighter and laborer.
Healthy Active Arkansas is asking employers, hospitals and health care institutions, state agencies, universities, schools and daycare centers, youth organizations, faith-based institutions, municipalities, counties, and health departments to host Rethink Your Drink educational events and help Arkansans make healthy beverage choices.
The easy-to-use tool kit includes background information, needs assessment tools, implementation strategies, and evaluation guidance to provide students with access to drinking water as part of a healthy nutrition environment.
Water access is important for students’ health and ability to learn. When schools provide drinking water as an alternative to sugar-sweetened beverages such as soda, fruit drinks, and sports drinks, schools promote children’s overall health and development.
A network of organizations and individuals across the country working to ensure that all children in the U.S. can drink safe water in the places where they live, learn and play.