We are in the midst of an opioid epidemic; 115 Americans die of an overdose every day. The epidemic is increasingly felt at work, because 75% of those addicted are employed. This impacts productivity and moral, health care costs, and most importantly, coworkers and families lives and wellbeing. Register today for our free webinar The Opioid Crisis: What Employees Need to Know on January 31 form 2:00 – 3:00 pm.
Kate's Holiday Planks and More!
Inhale/Exhale Focal Point
Sit For 60, Move For 5!
Back Pain Exercises
Dehydration Awareness: How to stay hydrated
What the Neck?? The Importance of Better Posture and Body Alignment
Kate's Holiday Workouts
Maintain Don't Gain...maintaining a healthy weight during the holidays starts with handling stress. Watch this 7-minute video to learn some quick tips on dealing with holiday stress, which should keep extra pounds off your waistline.
Move More! Easy Stretches for Health and Fitness! View Kate France demo 10 stretches in this 5-6 minute video. Get moving, feel great!
The Magic of Mindfulness... Audio activities from the University of Massachusetts Center for Mindfulness
5 minute Check-in: https://multimedia.umassmed.edu/cfm/fingoldb/mindful-check-in-5min.mp3
12 minute Body Scan: https://multimedia.umassmed.edu/cfm/fingoldb/body-scan-12min.mp3
10 minute Awareness of Breath Meditation: https://multimedia.umassmed.edu/cfm/fingoldb/awareness-of-breath-meditation-10min.mp3
WellAware HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) Workouts... Looking for a higher intensity workout? Try these and don't forget to warm up first!
WellAware Holiday Workout Videos... here are three videos to help you maintain your fitness during the holidays.
Break the Sugar Cycle is a 2-part webinar series that is component of the self-directed Break the Sugar Cycle program running from March 21 to March 30, 2017. Watch both webinars and take the quiz that is include in the program packet to earn cool prizes. Even if you don't participate in the program, these webinars will help you reduce your sugar intake from obvious and hidden sources.
We'll go to the doctor when we feel flu-ish or a nagging pain. So why don’t we see a health professional when we feel emotional pain: guilt, loss, loneliness? Too many of us deal with common psychological-health issues on our own, says Guy Winch, during his enlightening TED Talk, Why We All Need to Practice Emotional First Aid. But we don’t have to. He makes a compelling case to practice emotional hygiene — taking care of our emotions, our minds, with the same diligence we take care of our bodies.