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4 Changes Women Should Make for Their Heart’s Sake

Although deaths from cardiovascular disease have declined since the mid 90s, it’s still a sad fact that one in three women will die of the disease. Cardiologist Joni Summitt recently gave a heart health talk at Al!ve in Charlotte, as…

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Local Television Anchor Happy to be Part of Winter Warm Up Story

Lansing area TV anchor Lauren Evans has been the on-air face of the Winter Warm Up program for the past few years, but it’s not just another story to her. It inspires her to get active and healthy just as…

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Mid-Michigan: Get Ready to Move With the Winter Warm Up, Featuring the Blues Community Challenge

Getting mid-Michigan residents moving and “choosing health” is the goal of the 2015 Winter Warm Up. Community Partners in Health of Lansing (CPHLansing) is presenting the free eight-week program, which is sponsored in part by Blue Cross Blue Shield of…

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Stop Trying to Climb the New Year’s Resolution Mountain; Climb the Smaller Hills Instead

How is your New Year’s Resolution to lose weight going? We’re almost three weeks into 2015 already, and since it takes 21 days to form a new habit (AKA: a New Year’s resolution), then you are almost there! But as I…

Don’t Let Prep Time in the Kitchen Hold you Back From Achieving Your New Year’s Resolution

Everyone loves an opportunity for a fresh start.  It is so popular that we annually pledge to do something differently next year.  We select our “resolutions” based on making next year better.  No other time of year than January facilitates…

Five Healthy Habits for Keeping Your 2015 Resolutions on Track

It’s a new year, which means the chance to start fresh and add healthy habits to your regular routine. We’ve all made the big resolutions – lose 20 pounds, workout every day, re-organize your entire life…you know the type. Resolutions…

 

Do These 10 Things Now to Stay Younger Than Your Years

Don’t underestimate how much control you have over how well you age. According to a recent study, the biggest factor in how healthy you are as you get older isn’t your genes, but the way you live your daily life….

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Reality Bites: How to Get Back on Track After Vacation

Summer vacations are so fun and relaxing…until they’re over. It can seem like within an hour of returning home, you feel bloated, tired and stressed out by your crazy-long to-do list. Well take a deep breath and make the transition…

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Put a lid on it, for bicycle safety

With the warm weather here to stay, and the last of the public schools closing down for summer break, you can almost hear Alice Cooper’s 1972 ballad, Schools Out, echoing the halls of schools everywhere, as kids break free from their…

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