Creating an Active Workplace – By Leah Whigham

In the last issue of our newsletter, we talked about Creating a Healthy Workplace and promised a follow-up on ways to move at work. Often times, people think of moving more as a means to burn more calories, but moving more has other health benefits such as improvements in productivity, sleep quality, stress management, and blood

HEAL Alliance Kick-Off Meeting – By Janine Gallinar

  Janine Gallinar, Deputy Director for Program and Policy, IHL, addresses the HEAL Alliance, April 5, 2017, HEAL Alliance Kick-Off held at the Paso del Norte Health Foundation. On Wednesday, April 5th 2017, the Paso del Norte Institute for Healthy Living (IHL) organized a HEAL (Healthy Eating, Active Living) Alliance Kick-Off meeting. The HEAL Alliance is

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