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Still Time for the 2014 UMKC Health Screenings

February 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff

[The following was provided UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Your health screening is important in understanding and addressing your health risks. It also is a step towards earning your $100 Wellness Incentive in your final May paycheck. Schedule your screening today.

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Healthy for Life Sponsoring Weight Watchers Open House Meetings

January 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, University System

[The following was provided UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Healthy for Life is sponsoring Weight Watchers Open House meetings at both UMKC campuses, beginning Monday, Jan. 27. Weight Watchers offers a discount for faculty and staff who enroll through its UMKC portal system.

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Healthy for Life invites you to a Party with a Purpose Tomorrow

November 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff, Students, University System

[The following was provided by UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] All Women – UMKC employees and spouses – are invited to schedule a preventative care breast screening from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at Diagnostic Imaging Centers,

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Register for the Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Program

August 5th, 2013 · Comments Off · Healthy for Life Wellness Program

[The following was provided by Healthy for Life] Healthy for Life–the T. E. Atkins University of Missouri Wellness Program–is offering an intensive class in Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction to University of Missouri faculty and staff (and their partners, spouses, and adult family members).

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Healthy for Life offers a mindful eating workshop

July 29th, 2013 · Comments Off · Healthy for Life Wellness Program

[The following was provided by the Healthy for Life] Do you snack without noticing that you’re eating? Do you have trouble not eating certain foods if they’re around the house?

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Weight Watchers Meetings at Hospital Hill Campus

April 1st, 2013 · Comments Off · Announcement, Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff

[The following was submitted by Healthy for Life] Don’t miss your chance to attend an at-work Weight Watchers meeting at UMKC. This group has lost hundreds of pounds and is a support network for all members.

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UMKC Campus Wellness Screenings

March 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Human Resources, Uncategorized

[The following was provided by Healthy for Life and the Office of Human Resources] Don’t miss out on your $100 wellness incentive. 

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Register now for Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program

August 28th, 2012 · Comments Off · Announcement, Faculty, Staff

Healthy for Life–the T. E. Atkins University of Missouri Wellness Program–is offering an intensive class in Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction to University of Missouri faculty and staff (and their partners, spouses, and adult family members). MBSR is an 8 week program providing new ways of responding to the stresses of life with skill and creativity.  Classes […]

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Free flu shots and health care screenings at UMKC Wellness Fairs

October 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Administration, Announcement, Faculty, Staff, Support services, University System

Healthy for Life will host its annual Wellness Fairs on Nov. 3, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Pierson Auditorium and Nov. 4, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Health Science Building, rooms 4301-4304.  Free flu shots will be provided to UMKC faculty, staff and retirees enrolled in the UM Choice Health Care […]

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Free stress reduction & mindfulness eating workshops October 14 & 21

October 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Administration, Faculty, Staff, Support services

[The following was provided by Laurie Goldstein, UMKC Wellness Program Manager.] On Oct. 14 and 21, join Dr. Lynn Rossy,  Healthy for Life’s Health Psychologist, for a two-part series focusing on the concept of mindfulness and its various applications to your work and personal life. The sessions are Noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Plaza […]

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