Chad Ridge talks to young people about weight loss, healthful living

Posted July 01, 2011, at 6:09 p.m.

ROCKPORT, Maine — Chad Ridge gave an inspiring talk to some of the young people from Pen Bay Healthcare’s Zing! program at a recent “Eat Well” cooking class at the Picker Family Resource Center. He talked about the lessons he has learned on his journey of healthful living as well as his attempt at a spot on the television program “The Biggest Loser.” The Zing! program helps kids attain a healthy weight through lifestyle choices. The Picker Center promotes building community by providing health resources and support to serve the needs of women and their families throughout their lives.