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Helping Kids Eat Well, Move Well and Feel Well
Sep 16, 2021
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, obesity affects 1 in 5 children and adolescents in the United States. Obesity impacts children just like adults – putting them at increased risk for chronic health conditions, high blood pressure, asthma, sleep apnea, bone and joint problems, and type 2. . .Read More
A Good Reason to Be Blue: 4th Annual Blue Move 5K on August 14
Aug 9, 2021
It's time for the 4th Annual Blue Move 5K Run/Walk! This important event raises awareness about colorectal cancer and raises fund to help underserved patients access potentially life-saving colorectal cancer screenings.
This year's event is IN PERSON and at a new location.....Levitt at the Falls! Whether you want to be a timed runner, you're a "casual" runner or just. . .Read More
Minding Your Emotional Health
Aug 5, 2021
When you think back on the past year or so, it's no surprise that 2020 and COVID-19 took a toll on Americans' mental health. In fact, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation, nearly 40% of American adults reported symptoms of anxiety and/or depression – up 11% from 2019.
It's not just a pandemic that can cause stress in our lives, however. People everywhere have. . .Read More