Monthly Archives: May 2014

Healthy Food in Maine Hospitals? Check!

Authored by Emily Kain, Let’s Go! Dissemination Program Manger  As part of our multi-sector approach to obesity prevention, we work in many sites: schools, daycares, healthcare practices etc. Now, in partnership with MaineHealth, we’re working with local hospitals to make sure the places that help us stay healthy are living healthy every day. Let’s Go!… Read more »

Plan for a Screen Free Weekend

Authored by Caitlin Loveitt, Let’s Go! Home Office Monday marked the kickoff of Screen Free Week, a week-long celebration that encourages children to go screen free. Many of us remember this experience as a week-long challenge to simply stop watching television, since prior to 2010 – when the name was changed to better reflect our… Read more »

Spring into Action!

Authored by Karen Voci, President, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation It’s SPRING!!  It’s finally spring – after one of the longest and coldest winters on record.  The air is warming, birds are singing and there are green things on the trees. It’s time to GET OUTSIDE!  And that goes for everyone in the family –… Read more »