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Updated September 15, 2020

September 2020

Healthy Aging

Regardless of which stage of life you are currently in, the things you can do to cultivate a healthy body and mind remain the same. Your specific actions might look a little different depending on if you are 7, 37, or 77, but all the basic principles for good health apply: eat right, move more, stay connected, find meaning, and build resilience.
Learn more!
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NEW! Idaho Family Dinner Night
Make family meals a regular event in your home with the new Idaho Family Meal Recipe Guide!
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NEW! 2020 Flu Shot Clinics
Get the flu shot, not the flu! Schedule your appointment for an employee flu shot clinic now. 
Health Matters Virtual 5K
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Upcoming Virtual Lunch & Learns
  • “Brain Health: Protecting Your Cognitive Assets”
    September 24 at 12:00-1:00 MDT
  • “Stress Less”
    October 13 and 22 at 12:00-1:00 MDT
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NEW! Free Counseling

“Mental health is not a destination, but a process. It’s about how you drive, not where you’re going.”
-Noam Shpancer

Take control of your well-being by accessing free, confidential counseling with the Employee Assistance Program.  
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Your Key to Successful Aging
Check out this monthly series from the Idaho Commission on Aging.
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Health Matters Hero
Congratulations to Kathy Gale, September’s Health Matters Hero!
DISTANT TEAM BUILDING
STAND UP MINI CHALLENGE
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