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El Paso County-Wide Linear Trail Public Meetings 8/9 & 8/10

Seeking Public Input for a County-wide Linear Trail in El Paso, Texas The Paso del Norte Health Foundation (Health Foundation) is partnering with the Institute for Healthy Living to develop a route map for a county-wide linear trail in El Paso, Texas. Trails and outdoor recreation opportunities are an excellent way for people to get outdoors, exercise, and explore their neighborhoods.
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Texas Legislative Update – Children at Risk 6/27/17

How Did Texas’ Children Fare In The 85th Legislative Session?  Come learn what was accomplished, how the new legislation will impact El Paso children, and what can be done to prepare for future sessions. Topics: Nutrition, Physical Activity, Public Education, Human Trafficking, and Mental Health Tuesday, June 27th / 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM Location: The Hospitals of Providence East Campus Main
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2nd Annual HEAL Week – By Victoria Bruce

In April, more than 500 participants joined the Institute for Healthy Living (IHL) to celebrate the 2nd annual HEAL Week (Healthy Eating & Active Living). HEAL Week was established in 2016 to raise awareness for the importance of healthy eating and active living in preventing disease, to provide continuing education to healthcare providers in the
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HEAL U: Obesity Mini Course 4/8/17

HEAL U: Obesity Mini Course Saturday, April 8, 2017 8:00am-2:00pm Ÿ UTEP College of Health Sciences Building 1851 Wiggins Way, El Paso TX 79968 *Continuing professional education credits available Breakfast and Lunch will be provided FREE - Seating is limited FREE Parking- Lot S-3 on Sun Bowl Drive, adjacent to I-10 View Map Here REGISTER NOW @ www.universe.com/healu2017 or Register Here  
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Do El Pasoans have enough food?

Although economic times seem to have improved since the Great Recession, many people still struggle to make ends meet. One measure of this is food insecurity - limited or uncertain availability of nutritionally adequate foods. Nationally, food insecurity has come down in the past two years. Data from 2014 show food insecurity in the US at
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