These days, adults are spending more time at work
than ever before. An unfortunate side effect is
that, as a nation, we are becoming more inactive.
This is a problem when you consider the fact that
physical inactivity doubles the risk of heart
But take heart! Itís time to put on your sneakers and get
up and walk. Itís a great time to begin walking
for your health and a healthier heart!
The Bellevue Hospital (TBH) and the American Heart Association
have designated a Start! Walking & Wellness Trail at
Community residents are invited
to come out and walk on The Bellevue Hospital's
Wellness & Walking Trail! and Start Walking to a
The Bellevue Hospitalís Walking &
Wellness Trail an official American Heart
Association certified Start! Walking Path.
Christine Cook, Regional Manager, Northwest Ohio
Division of the American Heart Association (left),
sets up banners and signs proclaiming The Bellevue
Hospitalís Walking & Wellness Trail an official
American Heart Association certified Start! Walking
Path, while Mindy Singleton and her children Tristan
(8), Hailey (3), and Hunter (10) take a stroll down
the path during National Start! Walking Day on
Wednesday. Communities all across the United States
had coordinated walks and dedications on Wednesday.
Christa Pelyhes and Christine McGinn, employees in
The Bellevue Hospitalís Environmental Services
Department, take a lap around the hospitalís
Wellness & Walking Trail during National Start!