Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance – Resources2021-05-11T09:22:48-04:00
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Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance Feature Friday

The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance is excited to bring you this month’s Feature Friday! This month we’re bringing attention to the work that Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance partners
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Join the Indiana Black Barber Health Initiative (IBBHI) for a 10-year celebration!

Join the Indiana Black Barber Health Initiative (IBBHI) for a 10-year celebration! Looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity? Volunteer with the IBBHI as they work in 16 different communities across

Cooking with Connections: Overnight Oats

Oats. It is a versatile food utilized in many breakfast foods/drinks from cereal to oatmeal to even milk. Oats are a cereal grain grown for their seed that we can
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Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance Feature Friday

The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance is excited to bring you this month’s Feature Friday! This month we’re bringing attention to the challenges of accessing telehealth in rural communities with
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Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance Feature Friday

The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance is excited to bring you this month’s Feature Friday! This month we’re highlighting members Ann Hasse and Lisa Harman. Lisa and Ann sat down

Connections IN Health Announces 2021 Annual Conference

The Connections IN Health Team is excited to announce the details of this year’s 2021 Annual Conference: Coalition Resiliency in a Post Pandemic World. During this FREE three hour virtual
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Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance Feature Friday

The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance is excited to bring you this month’s Feature Friday! Check out the flyer up close to learn more about the work that Hoosier Health

Cooking with Connections: Resources

Nutrition has, and will continue to be, a major contributor to our health. The food we eat and beverages we drink directly connect to our ability to maintain good health
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January 2021: MLK Day of Service Monday January 18, 2021

“A Day on, for YOUR community”- Designated as the only federal holiday observed as a national day of service, the third Monday of each January is a day to volunteer,
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December 6-12, 2020: National Handwashing Awareness Week

As the world continues to maneuver the COVID-19 pandemic, and we all remain diligent in our efforts to protect ourselves from contraction, handwashing remains one of the top measures taken
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USDA’s 10 Tips to Make Celebrations Fun, Healthy, and Active

The holiday season is upon us, and cooking nutritious food and being physically active can be easy ways to engage kids during holiday parties and events. Don’t believe us? See
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Did you know?

Did you know that…. Indiana has the 15th highest adult obesity rate in the U.S. at 31.3%. Cases of obesity-related health issues continue to increase and will affect the majority
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National Childhood Obesity Month

Did you know that approximately 19% of children across America struggle with childhood obesity? Observing National Childhood Obesity Month this September provides the opportunity to understand the issue, the factors
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Do you want to learn more about rural food access and how you can help?

The Rural Health Information Hub has recently released their evidence-based, easy to use Rural Food Access Toolkit. Compiled of promising models and helpful resources, this toolkit aims to support any
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The Link Between Food Insecurity and Childhood Obesity

In the past, very limited research existed on the relationship between food insecurity and children’s adiposity (obesity) and diet, as well as how it varies between demographics in the US.
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Child Hunger Does Not Take a Break for Summer

What is SFSP? Though it is a problem year-round, food insecurity is a major concern during summer and longer school breaks as it leaves children without their usual food sources.
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World Hepatitis Day is July 28th!

In honor of World Hepatitis Day, Connections IN Health is spreading the word to find the “missing millions.” Worldwide, there are 325 million people living with Hepatitis. However, 290 million
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What are Social Determinants of Health?

Healthy People 2020 highlights the importance of addressing “social determinants of health” by including “Create social and physical environments that promote good health for all” as one of its four
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How is your child’s diet affecting their mental health?

In the age of fast food and fad diets, there has never been a better time to understand what we are putting in our bodies. More importantly, there has never
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Stay Safe with Food Safety

Summer promises sunshine, heat, and carefree gatherings with families and friends. It also coincides with an increase in food poisoning as warmer temperatures cause foodborne germs to thrive. When shopping

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