We Teach The Beauty of It
We Teach The Beauty of It
Center for the Healing & Cultural Arts
Center for the Healing & Cultural Arts

OBESITY IS A SERIOUS ISSUE.

15.5% of adolescents (ages 12 to 19) and 15.3% of children (ages 6 to 11) are obese.

  •  Childhood obesity encourages diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease and stroke. 
  • In 1968, 80% of kids were active in sport activities everyday. That number is now 20%. 
  • By age 17, the average child has spent more time watching television than attending school. 
  • 25% of the children today in the US think that french fries are a vegetable. 
  • Childhood obesity rates have tripled over the past four decades. calorie-dense, fatty, salt diet eaten by American child. 

25% of kids under 10 years of age have high cholesterol, high blood pressure or some other contributor of heart disease. A new report has issued a stark warning that children’s lives will be shorter than their parent’s if this trend continues.

Childhood obesity has been running rampant in our society and spreading like an untamed fire. It is a dangerous and growing problem.

 

Obesity in teens has risen over the past twenty years and something needs to be done about it to help them. Plus being an obese teenager is not fun at all socially, and most, if not all, obese teens really want help losing their weight. There is help for overweight and teen obesity at Chastity House. These include a goal of 10,000 steps per day as measured on pedometers, dancersize, food journaling, culinary classes. ​

 

At Chastity House teens will be given the opportunity to experience Healthy Habits in this program as follows:

 

  • Learn healthy eating habits 
  • Culinary Sessions 
  • Social and conscious eating in different environments 
  • Increased self-confidence 
  • Weight loss and maintenance through dance and exercise 
  • F.U.N. (Friends United Network) 
  • Memories to last a lifetime 
  • Setting and achieving goals 
  • Continue weight loss success 
  • Reduce Screen Time Skills and knowledge to become a successful long-term weight controller. This program empowers CKs to take charge of their lives and their weight. 

The sessions help initiate lasting behavioral changes to create and sustain a healthier lifestyle at home.

Swimming is a very healthy exercise

CHASTITY HOUSE

Center for the Healing and

Cultural Arts

50 Lincoln Rd., Suite A

McDonough, GA 30253

(770) 898-7000 (Office)

(478) 202-7200 (Fax)

 

(770) 268-9000 (After Hour Emergency Only)

 

For General Inquiries email 

info@chastityhouse.org

 

 

Hours of Operation:

Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

Teen Programs

Monday through Friday

2:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Saturday

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

 

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GEORGIANS DID YOU KNOW THAT WE ARE:

  

ACCORDING TO THE CDCP,  

RANKED #1 WITH THE HIGHEST HERPES STD VIRUS RATING IN THE NATION.

 

RANKED #1 WITH THE HIGHEST SYPHILLIS RATING IN THE NATION.

 

RANKED #5 WITH THE HIGHEST HIV/AIDS CASES IN THE NATION.

 

RANKED #9 WITH THE HIGHEST CHLAMYDIA AND GONORRHEA RATING IN THE NATION.

 

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI),

Atlanta was named as a top 5 cities for Human/Sex Trafficking.

 

According to the CDCP and Office of Adolescent Health,

Georgia is ranked in the top 14 in the nation with the highest teen pregnancy rating.

 

 

 

 

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