Only 72 hours left to register for the Health Challenge and the Quit to Win! Challenge

Registrations are open until Friday, March 1 inclusively.

MONTREAL, Feb. 26, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - There are only 72 hours left to register for the 5/30 Health and Wellness Challenge and the Quit to Win! Challenge, two campaigns promoting healthy lifestyle habits initiated by ACTI-MENU.

Quebecers are invited to register for free immediately, by visiting or The Health Challenge and the Quit to Win! Challenge will take place between March 1 and April 11. By taking up one or other of the challenges, participants have a chance of winning one of the prizes offered, while taking advantage of support to improve their lifestyle habits.

The 5/30 Health and Wellness Challenge 
To take up the Health Challenge is to aim at reaching three goals to improve one's physical and mental health:
  • 5 Goal: eating at least 5 servings of fruit and vegetables a day
  • 30 Goal: being active at least 30 minutes a day
  • Wellness Goal: thinking about one's strengths for increased wellness in life

The spokesperson for the Health Challenge, actor and host Mélanie Maynard, invites the population to register immediately, either alone, as a family, or as part of a team for a maximum of motivation!

For more information:

The Quit to Win! Challenge
The Quit to Win! Challenge invites smokers to quit smoking for at least six weeks, from March 1 to April 11. Participants have access to numerous free support tools, including exclusive access to the Participant's file, the I'm Butting Out! encouragement e-mails and the Jean Coutu to the Rescue Support Kit.

On average, 2 out of 3 participants successfully meet the challenge of not smoking for the 6 weeks of the campaign!

For more information:

Still a few hours left for you to register
To join the thousands of Quebecers already registered, visit or Registrations end on Friday, March 1 at 23:59 (EST).

For more information on ACTI-MENU, visit



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Available for interviews: 

5/30 Health and Wellness Challenge 

Mélanie Maynard
Actor and host Spokesperson for the 2013 Health Challenge 

Dr. Johanne Blais
Family physician and ACTI-MENU collaborator

Quit to Win! Challenge 

Véronique Porlier
Ex-smoker and participant in the 2012 Challenge 

Dr. Roxane Néron 
General practitioner and ACTI-MENU collaborator

Please contact: 

5/30 Health and Wellness Challenge:
Jean-David Pelletier
Annexe Communications
Cell.: 514 222-1276 

Quit to Win! Challenge
André Beaulieu Communication
Tel.: 514 393‐3444
Cell.: 514 217‐8327 

Marie Huot
Media Relations Advisor
514 985-2466, extension 255

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