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  • May is Exercise is Medicine® Month; Toolkit Available

    by Guest Blogger | Apr 20, 2016
    Exercise is Medicine® (EIM) Month begins in less than two weeks! During May, communities throughout the U.S. will hold activities that recognize the positive impact of physical activity and exercise in helping to prevent and treat more than 40 chronic diseases. Individuals and organizations of all kinds, from youth groups to universities, churches, fitness centers, corporations and hospitals, will hold events aimed at keeping people active and healthy, and encourage them to make exercise a part of everyone’s health care plan.. To learn more about EIM Month 2016 and how to get your local college or university campus involved, visit the EIM website or download the EIM Month toolkit.

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