Healthy Village Leende
How to start a food revolution?
Written by Redactie on Friday 12 July 2019
The new 'go see the doctor'...
In the village of Leende in the Dutch province of Brabant, two doctors, food entrepreneurs and residents started a unique project. Together, they have improved their diet.
Turning the tide
The real life evidence project ‘Healthy Village’ makes Leende unique. The transition began with Hans van Kuijk; a sports physician, cardiovascular physiatrist and a resident of Leende. He discovered that although the residents were getting more exercise than average, the health figures in his village remained below the Dutch average. Find out how he turned the tide!
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