Let's Go! Healthy Tips

AmeriCorps VISTA Opportunity at Let’s Go! Androscoggin

Healthy Androscoggin is looking for an energetic community-minded individual to continue to lead the Let’s Go obesity prevention initiative in Androscoggin County. The position will be recruited through the AmeriCorps VISTA program, which places volunteers in service positions across the country and the position will be housed at Healthy Androscoggin in Lewiston. The VISTA program… Read more »

First Annual Let’s Go! 5210 Childhood Obesity Conference

Hi,I’m Dr. Tory Rogers, program director at Let’s Go! I would like to personally invite all healthcare providers who work one on one with patients and families to this inspiring and informative event.  Our team of national experts will provide you with concepts and tools you can use in your practice, with your patients and… Read more »

Do you need a sports drink?

Author Heidi Kessler Despite what marketing may lead you to believe, if you are active for less than an hour and not participating in very vigorous physical activity, you really don’t need a sports drink. Sports drinks are essentially diluted sugar water plus flavoring and a pinch of salt. The sugar adds extra calories to your body and is harmful to teeth…. Read more »

Inland Hospital Let’s Go! Family Fun Day kick-off event announced

Guest authored by Ellen Wells -Community Wellness Coordinator, Inland Hospital Plans are in the making for a new family-focused event at Inland Hospital on Saturday, September 15, 2012 and you’re invited to join us. The Let’s Go! Family Fun Day is a new, annual event kicking off a year-long series of activities focused on helping… Read more »

Maine State Parks Join Fight to Improve Kids’ Health

We have partnered with the Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands to provide free Maine State Park Passes for children through their primary care provider’s office. Nearly 100 physician practices are participating in the program, which provides a free day pass to any child who comes in for an office visit. The pass is good… Read more »