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National Women’s Health Week: What steps can you take for better health?

National Women’s Health Week: What steps can you take for better health?

May 11, 2018

National Women's Health Week (May 13-19) is a great reminder for women to make their health a priority and build positive health habits for life.  Here are some simple steps you can take:

  • Get your check-ups! Schedule your well-women visits, preventive screenings, dental exams and eye exams. If it helps you remember them better, schedule them all during your birthday
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Are You Ready to Ride? It’s Bike Month!

Are You Ready to Ride? It’s Bike Month!

May 3, 2018

Since 1956, May has been recognized as National Bike Month. The third week of May is designated as Bike to Work Week, and the third Friday in may is Bike to Work Day. This is a great time to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle. You can bike to school, bike to work or simply explore the community. Pushing those pedals improves your health, boosts your mood and

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Nearly Half of Adults May Have High Blood Pressure: The Big Squeeze is Underway

Nearly Half of Adults May Have High Blood Pressure: The Big Squeeze is Underway

Apr 2, 2018

With the release of new blood pressure guidelines by the American Heart Association last fall, nearly half of all adults may now fall into the high blood pressure category.

Live Well Sioux Falls and The Big Squeeze community team kicked off their eighth annual blood pressure awareness effort today to remind residents of all ages to know their numbers and take action. The

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