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Reflecting on the 2015 Colorado Health Symposium

By Shepard Nevel, President & CEO, LiveWell Colorado A few observations from last week’s energizing, informative Colorado Health Symposium, hosted annually by the Colorado Health Foundation and widely acknowledged as the state’s premier conference for health care and health policy... Read More

LWC Revitalizes Recreation Centers Through Healthy Eating and Active Living Initiatives

LiveWell Colorado is the leading obesity prevention organization in the state of Colorado with a focus on expanding access to and education about healthy eating and active living for all Coloradans. In an effort to further its work, LiveWell Colorado... Read More

‘Tis the Season… For Pomegranates!

Looking to lighten up your holiday fare? With so many heavy and indulgent foods taking center stage this time of year, it is a nice balance to round things out with something a little lighter, a little brighter and something... Read More

On the Move at National Get Outdoors Day

How often are kids able to canoe, climb, hula hoop, jump rope, dance, hop, fish, paint, bike, pitch a tent and even pan for gold in one afternoon? On Saturday, June 8, nearly 10,000 kids and their families were able... Read More

Making the Most of a Magnificent Weekend

It's going to be a beautiful weekend, so plan to get active with your family. The family that moves together, gets healthy together. Here are some fun ways to take a few moments and get active with your kids. Let’s... Read More

Denver B-Cycle Gets More People Moving in 2011

LiveWell Colorado is proud to once again sponsor Denver B-cycle, the largest municipal bike sharing program in the country.  If you’re not familiar with the popular red bikes lined up at the iconic “B” stations in and around downtown, the Denver... Read More

Shaping the Future for Colorado’s Bicyclists and Pedestrians

LiveWell Colorado is thrilled to play a role in helping the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) develop the first-ever Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan. Through the Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, we will make it easier and safer for employees... Read More

Bringing Health and Happiness to the Holidays

This holiday season, I encourage you to give your family, friends and colleagues the gift of health.  As we partake in a plethora of holiday parties and run last-minute errands, it’s often easy to lose sight of the importance of... Read More

A 2012 Resolution for All: Help Make Colorado a Healthier Place for Everyone

As we start 2012, many of us are thinking about our New Year’s resolutions, including the extra trips we’re going to make to the gym and the delicious desserts we’re going to forego. With these goals on the top of... Read More

The Ride of a Lifetime – Race Across AMerica (RAAM)

In 2010, Ann Lantz and I competed in the bicycle race, Race Across the West (RAW) as part of a 4 woman team who, set a record for the race. RAW is a shorter version of Race Across AMerica (RAAM),... Read More