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Get on board if you want a healthier life.

A teesside mayor is among those getting active to promote a healthy lifestyle.

Stockton's Ann ANN, Scotch law. Half a year's stipend over and above what is owing for the incumbency due to a minister's relict, or child, or next of kin, after his decease. Wishaw. Also, an abbreviation of annus, year; also of annates. In the old law French writers, ann or rather an, signifies a year.  Cains is promoting a five-year programme launched by the borough council's physical activity strategy.

Stockton Council's healthy lifestyle team will work alongside health professions.

The team is also launching a six-week education and exercise programme for people newly diagnosed with diabetes. The scheme will promote health with the aim of preventing the often life-threatening complications linked to the condition.

Care, appropriate resources, education, and physical activity will be among the issues discussed. Support will also be given by a health care professional.

Andrea Hogg hogg

castrated male sheep usually 10 to 14 months old. Also used to describe an uncastrated male pig.
, the council's healthy lifestyle co-ordinator, said: "This long-term strategy will help residents. We are particularly keen to place emphasis on people who are at risk of coronary heart disease coronary heart disease: see coronary artery disease.
coronary heart disease
 or ischemic heart disease

Progressive reduction of blood supply to the heart muscle due to narrowing or blocking of a coronary artery (see atherosclerosis).
 to help them to ensure they have all the knowledge possible for a healthier life."

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Publication:Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)
Date:Dec 8, 2003
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