Virgin Pulse’s late winter “Step it Up for a Better You” challenge attracted 450 participants and 63 teams, surpassing last year’s participation by 10 percent. As teams progressed through the challenge, they unlocked custom information online in Virgin Pulse about safely staying active during the winter, eating well, sleeping well, avoiding winter blues and being … Read More
Starting Monday, March 12, 2018, members of Virgin Pulse will have an opportunity to inspire others by sharing their own life-changing stories.
Virgin Pulse’s latest campaign “Life Changers” encourages members to send Virgin Pulse a story about the healthy changes they are making in their lives. Members can include a photo, and can opt to … Read More »
Learn how to improve your fitness without risking injury at the “High Five: It’s Hands, Wrists and Elbow Time” class Thursday, March 8, 2018, in the Building 402 Lower Gallery.
Led by Health and Employee Wellness Physical Therapist Assistant Joni Garcia, participants will learn how to reduce their risk of hand, wrist and elbow pain and … Read More »
By Clare Shaughnessy (HEW)
Did you know February is designated as American Heart Month? Since 1964, this annual event has helped to increase awareness of cardiovascular disease and provide education on how to prevent it.
Bring completed registration form and check, payable to Right Fit, to Building 201, Health & Employee Wellness.
After 3:30 p.m., please use the drop box to the right of the receptionist window.
Registration will not be accepted after Friday, March 2, 2018.
For additional information, contact Julie Freyer.
Boot camp for fat loss
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Learn how to improve your fitness without risking injury at the “Are You Strong Enough” class Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at 12:15 p.m. in Building 402, Lower Gallery.
Led by Physical Therapist Amy Flaherty (HEW), participants will learn general strengthening principles to improve functional mobility, improve bone density and prevent pain. All are welcome to attend … Read More »
Start 2018 off on the right foot by participating in “Step it Up to a Better You” the first Virgin Pulse challenge of the year. The challenge starts Monday, Jan. 22, and runs through Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. Sign up begins Friday, Jan. 12.
Teams will progress together to unlock five stages: Winter Workouts, Hello … Read More »
Influenza, with its symptoms of fever, cough or sore throat, and muscle aches, is here. Flu cases for 2017 were double those from 2016 same week, validating experts’ fears that this season could be particularly bad. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) FluView report during … Read More »
Learn how to improve your fitness without risking injury at the “Eliminate and Prevent Back Pain” class Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at 12:15 p.m. in Building 402, Lower Gallery.
Led by Health and Employee Wellness Physical Therapist Assistant, Joni Garcia, participants will learn how to reduce their risk of back pain and eliminate back pain injuries … Read More »
The Health, Safety & Environment Division and Health and Employee Wellness (HEW) have been working with Axion, Argonne’s electronic health records vendor, since January to improve the medical surveillance and certification process, including development of new email notifications tied to due dates. Medical surveillances and certifications are presently mapped to questions in Argonne’s Job and … Read More »