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Omaha Health Summit

Register now for the 7th annual OMAHA HEALTH SUMMIT - presented by Live Well Omaha and Wellness Council of the Midlands (WELCOM)
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Omaha Commuter Challenge

Active transportation - using a bicycle, transit, or your own two feet - can save you money, provide additional physical activity to your day and help keep our air quality in check.
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Join us for a food demonstration

Food Demonstrations

Food demonstrations are a great opportunity to sample new foods, learn about nutrition and gather great, healthy recipes. Join us at your Healthy Neighborhood Stores.
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Prevention Speaks

Prevention Speaks in Douglas County

Thanks to Prevention Speaks and Communities Putting Prevention to Work for telling Douglas County's success stories. Please take a moment to watch these videos about people in Douglas County making changes in their lives and their community for better health.
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HBO's Weight of the Nation

HBO’s The Weight of the Nation

HBO presents a four-part documentary series, THE WEIGHT OF THE NATION, confronting the obesity epidemic. The series features interviews with leading experts, as well as individuals and their families as they share their stories struggling with obesity. Watch the series, learn the basics and take action. Together we can win the battle against obesity.
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Partnering For A Healthy City

Over 350 organizations have joined the Partners For A Healthy City movement to help make the healthy choice the easy choice throughout Douglas County.
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Live Well Omaha in Action!

Watch and learn how Live Well Omaha is activating our community...
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Exercise Your Voice and Your Body

For Omaha to become America’s healthiest city, we have to do more than just work out. We have to speak out. It is time for all of us who care about the future of our city to join the movement that is Live Well Omaha. Together, we can claim our place as one of America’s healthiest, successful and thriving cities.
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  • August
    23
    2014
    Healthy Happy Kids
    Child Passenger Safety FREE Event
    Brookside Church 11607 M Circle Omaha, NE 68137 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

    Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will teach you how to install your child’s car seat. Event is free; donations to the program are appreciated.

    No appointment necessary. Bring vehicle and car seat owner’s manuals. Expect to spend 30 minutes per car seat. Because of demand it may be necessary for staff to refer attendees to a future event to ensure that our volunteers can leave at 12:00.

  • August
    23
    2014
    Physical Activity
    RUNDEE – 5k Urban Adventrure Run
    Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance 5006 Underwood Ave. Omaha, NE 68132 12:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    Wild Hares Racing and Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance (OHKA) are proud to launch the second annual RUNDEE, Saturday, August 23rd, 2014. This 5K adventure run will begin prior to the the annual Dundee Day Parade and festivities. Participants will run from Dundee to Memorial and Elmwood Parks, where they will venture to every corner of the park via pavement, trail, grass, and through an obstacle or two. Runners will finish in Dundee for awards and further celebration of Dundee Day.

  • Speaking Up

    Healthy Happy Kids, Physical Activity August 14th, 2014

    Partners for Healthy Schools

    As Live Well Omaha works to make Omaha the healthiest it can be, we recognize that the environments in which we study, work and play have a tremendous impact on the ability to make the healthy choice the easy choice.  Read More…

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    All News, Live Well Omaha August 4th, 2014

    Healthy Community Design

    We at Live Well Omaha recognize the strong connection between community design and health. Not only does a walkable and bikeable community provide an opportunity for residents to easily make a healthy choice, it also supports our community from an Read More…

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    Healthy Happy Kids, Live Well Omaha, Physical Activity August 4th, 2014

    Earn-a-Bike/Bike Safety Class for Refugees

    Live Well Omaha was approached by Lutheran Family Services and the Community Bike Project Omaha to help put on a earn-a-bike/bike safety class for refugees in the community. The class was held on three consecutive Saturday mornings in the Gifford Read More…

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    All News, Live Well Omaha July 31st, 2014

    LWO Digest: July 31, 2014

    TWEET OF THE WEEK If you or your organization use Twitter, please consider sending this “shout out” message: Thanks to @LFSofNebraska @CommBikeProject for having @LiveWellOmaha help with the bicycle safety/earn-a-bike class! #HealthyOmaha – – – – – – – – Read More…

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