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Obesity rate among pre-teen boys in St. Cloud area drops 28%

A big shout-out to BLEND for efforts in helping boys grow stronger and healthier!  Study shows obesity rate of pre-teen boys in St. Cloud, Minnesota drops 28%.  According to the new study released by CentraCare Health, this data runs counter to other Central Minnesota communities and health leaders credit BLEND.

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Start the Holidays with a “Better-for-You” Bag of Groceries

Planning your holiday menu’s?  Let NuVal scores help you shop for a “better-for-you” bag of groceries. NuVal Nutritional Scores can guide you to shop for food and beverage choices with higher nutrition.

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Peek Into Kelly’s Kitchen

She’s back!  Kelly Radi is thrilled to continue to write her bi-weekly blog for BLEND called Peek Into Kelly’s Kitchen. She’s more excited than ever to share with you the benefits of using NuVal to buy a “better” bag of groceries.

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A Healthy Vision for the City of St. Cloud

If you could help make your community a healthier community…would you?  St. Cloud residents, businesses, and other stakeholders can make a difference and impact how people make choices as to where to live and how to get around, their ability to access healthy foods and opportunities for physical activity.

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Walk/Bike to School Day was a BIG SUCCESS!

BLEND initiated activities to celebrate International Walk/Bike to School Day in several Central MN communities on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 – the city of Sartell was one of the communities.  Read the blog posted by Dawn Moen to see what one student and his mom thinks about biking to school.  Be sure click on the WJON article to watch the video!

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