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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)

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.
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.

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.

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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  • September
    Physical Activity
    Superhero Heart Run
    Lake Zorinsky 3808 S 156th St Shelter #5 Omaha, NE 68130 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM

    Join us for the Superhero Heart Run – a 5K and 2K walk/run to raise awareness for congenital heart defects (CHD). This family-fun event is full of activities, superhero costumes (wear yours!) and a superhero cape for all registrants.

    $25/adult; $10/child – includes superhero cape!

    Go to for all the information and to register!

  • September
    FREE Child Passenger Safety Event
    Boys Town National Research Hospital 14000 Boys Town Hospital Rd. (139th and Pacific) Omaha, NE 12:00 AM - 9:00 PM

    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.

  • Speaking Up

    All News, Live Well Omaha September 3rd, 2014

    LWO Digest – September 4, 2014

    TWEET OF THE WEEK If you or your organization use Twitter, please consider sending this “shout out” message: Share a selfie with your favorite healthy snack. Using the hashtag #tastethehype #healthyomaha – – – – – – – – - Read More…

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    All News, Live Well Omaha August 28th, 2014

    LWO Digest: August 28, 2014

    TWEET OF THE WEEK If you or your organization use Twitter, please consider sending this “shout out” message:   Snack&GO is an easy way to find healthy afterschool snacks. #tastethehype #refresh20 #healthyomaha     – – – – – – Read More…

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    All News, Live Well Omaha August 26th, 2014

    Annual Omaha Health Summit Focused on Healthy Futures

    The 2014 Omaha Health Summit is scheduled for Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Omaha Hilton on 10th and Cass in downtown Omaha. Presented by Live Well Omaha and the Wellness Council of the Midlands (WELCOM), this year’s conference hosts Read More…

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    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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