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Manoomin

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Teaching about traditional wild rice, manoomin. Class is this coming Monday, July 17th. Hurry and RSVP soon!… read more

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UP4Health Challenges

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Nurturing Kids To Be Healthy

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Sometimes it’s the small, everyday decisions that can have the biggest impact on a child’s life. What if, one day, a little boy chose to eat an apple over a bag of chips and picked up a basketball instead of… read more

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Men’s Health Week

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This week is National Men’s Health Week! Take action by being healthy and encouraging the men in your life to make health a priority. A couple of ways to do this is    -Get good sleep -Toss out tobacco -Move… read more

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Leeks and Wintergreen Harvest Walk

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There is a harvest walk going on tomorrow, May 19th from 11 am to 5 pm. Meet at the A & M parking lot on U.S. 41 in Skandia, MI. This walk is presented by the NMU Center for Native… read more

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Bike Share Program

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Bike Month

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It’s Bike Month! Making communities bike-friendly can help reduce traffic congestion and increase the physical activity of residents. Learn how one Philadelphia resident is working to make his community a healthier and safer place for bicycling! This video is courtesy… read more

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National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

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May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month! Check out this video from the CDC to see how a community in Maine is promoting healthier living and encouraging exercise, such as walking! Perhaps you can take some of these ideas… read more

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Addressing Childhood Obesity

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The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (Alaska DHSS) provided resources and support to form the Alaska Alliance for Healthy Kids—Early Childhood Education (ECE) Workgroup. Participating organizations include those that provide licensing, training, and technical assistance to child care… read more

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Every Kid Healthy Week!

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It’s Every Kid Healthy Week! Did you know that teens who receive mostly As are almost twice as likely to get the CDC recommended daily 60 minutes of physical activity than teens who receive mostly Ds and Fs? Kids who… read more

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