Big Bend Better Living

An Initiative of Gadsden, Gulf, Franklin, Jefferson, Leon, Madison, Taylor & Wakulla County Health Departments

Many of us think that staying physically active and eating well is not the most convenient, enjoyable or affordable option; but it is what our bodies truly need! With chronic diseases like obesity, diabetes, and high blood pressure on the rise steps to prevent and control conditions must be taken. The mission of Big Bend Better Living is to spread the word on the importance of preventative health measures, primarily healthy eating and active living. We know you are busy and that juggling daily activities can be a challenge so at Big Bend Better Living we are here to provide the citizens of this region with ways to find balance in their daily lives.

Throughout the pages of this site you will find simple and affordable tips on how to improve your health and the health of your family by eating better and being more active in your day to day life. Let’s take advantage of what our region has to offer and live better in the Big Bend!