Category: News and Health Tips

  • movin-for-life-family-health-fair-and-5k-runwalk

    Movin’ for LIFE Family Health Fair and 5k Run/Walk

    Check out our two exciting events in Summer 2017! Both events are designed to help individuals and families have fun while being healthy. Admission and registration is totally free! Family Health Fair The Movin’ for LIFE 9th Ward Family Health Fair will be Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, 10am to 3pm,

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    Eatin’ & Walkin’ for LIFE

    For Lasting Improvements for Fitness and Energy in the 9th Ward, check out the information on our latest flyer, Eatin’ & Walkin’ for LIFE. This flyer includes information on seasonal produce, navigating the grocery store, tips on storing fresh produce, and places to get fresh fruits and veggies in the neighborhood.

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    Things are Movin’ in the 9!

    For Lasting Improvements for Fitness and Energy in the 9th Ward, check out the information on our health resources flyer. The flyer includes descriptions and contact information for a sampling of health services, recreation centers, fresh food options, and community gardens. Download a copy of the health resources flyer here:

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    Walkin’ in New Orleans!

    Pick a route, grab your shoes, and go! Try walking 10 minutes, 3 times a day. Walking shorter times more often during the day is a great way to stay healthy because the metabolism gets revved up each time you walk! To help you, the team at Movin’ for LIFE

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  • Eat Dat! Cookbook

    Eating nutritious and healthy meals can be affordable, and a new cookbook from the Tulane Prevention Research Center (PRC) gives residents in New Orleans a guide. With 80 pages of recipes and healthy eating tips, the Eat Dat! cookbook breaks down the costs and nutritional content of delicious and often

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