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Weight Watchers at Work – A Healthy Option

October 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.]  Are you looking to live a more healthy life and earn 100 points toward Tier 2 of your Wellness Incentive? Healthy for Life is offering Weight Watchers at Work meetings at both UMKC campuses to do just that.

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Get Moving with the Faculty and Staff Wellness Incentive

October 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

[The following was provided by UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] From October 2014 through September 2015, eligible faculty and staff can earn up to $450 in their paychecks for taking steps to improve your health. The Wellness Incentive for this year includes a two-tier incentive program:

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Flu Shot Clinics Open on Campus Oct. 8

October 6th, 2014 · No Comments · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided by UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Flu season is coming. Are you ready? Healthy for Life – the Wellness Program for UM faculty and staff – is holding flu shot clinics on campus.

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Reach Your Personal Health Goals with Weight Watchers

September 29th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Reaching your personal health goals is closer than you think. Weight Watchers is here at work. Visit an information session for details. The schedule is below.

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Register Now: Eat for Life Online Program

September 15th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Discover the benefits of Eat for Life—an innovative approach to weight management—and rediscover the joy of eating. This course can earn first-time participants $100 as part of the newly expanded 2015 Wellness Incentive

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Smoke-Free Campus Begins August 1

July 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] On August 1, 2014, the University of Missouri-Kansas City will go smoke- and tobacco free.

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Tai Chi for Health Begins in June

May 12th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided by the Healthy for Life: TE Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Tai Chi for Health helps improve flexibility and muscle strength, increase heart/lung activity, align posture, improve balance and integrate the mind and body. 

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Still Time for the 2014 UMKC Health Screenings

February 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[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 · Health and Wellness

[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 · Events, Health and Wellness

[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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