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  • 2016 Community Healthy Assesment

    December 23, 2016 - The Community Health Assessment (CHA) analyzes how healthy people are in Philadelphia. It highlights key public health challenges that assist health programs, policies and partnerships. The CHA includes more than 60 topics including health behaviors, health conditions, health care, social and environmental determinants of health. “Despite Philadelphia’s poverty rate and health problems associated with poverty, […]
  • New Culinary Instructional Videos

    December 20, 2016 - Guide to reduce salt and increase flavor The National Network of Public Health Institutes and the  Culinary Institute of America released a series of instructional videos. The videos will guide you on techniques you can use to reduce salt in everyday dishes. Watch as chefs describe how to enhance flavors by applying different cooking methods, incorporating […]
  • 5 Tips for a Healthy 2016 Holiday Season

    December 9, 2016 - The excitement of the holidays is right around the corner. Although it is a time for friends, family and fun; it can also be a time of stress and anxiety over our health maintenance. But don’t worry: we have some tips for you to stay healthy and keep up with your wellness goals all season […]
  • Fall Apple Events in Philadelphia

    October 17, 2016 -   There’s no better way to enjoy the beautiful Fall season than with friends and family at an apple orchard or pumpkin patch. Local farms come alive this time of year and offer everything from children’s face painting to haunted hayrides, as well as the opportunity to go out into the fields and pick your […]
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Thursday, 19 January 2017 2:56 pm

See how Get Healthy Philly's dietitian shops healthy when she goes to a neighborhood corner store.

Healthy Corner Store Shopping

Philly loves our corner stores. Many stores do a good job of stocking the shelves with a diverse assortment of items that can make eating healthy convenient....

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Food Fit Philly shared The Scene's video.

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 5:10 pm

The Scene

Pretty Big Movement is destroying stereotypes about what dancers should look like:

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