Published on Thursday, February 06 2014 14:20
By Dr. Sara Hart
First there was the flood; then there were the decisions every person made to survive. For most people, these were very different decisions than those made weeks and even days prior. Instead of, “What should we have for dinner tonight,” it became “What is going to go bad the quickest that we need to eat first,” or “Where will I get my next meal?”
Published on Saturday, February 01 2014 12:34
By Lori Flynn
Happy New Year! Each year we ring in the new, honor the old, kiss the past goodbye and nurture thoughts of what will best serve us in the upcoming twelve months. That’s right, it’s resolution time.
Let’s not kid ourselves and pretend that fitness, wellness and health will not spearhead the resolution initiative. It should! Our body is our vehicle and it has to last us the whole time
Published on Sunday, January 26 2014 10:01
It is common to pair an exercise routine with a plan to cut calories and improve eating habits. While this good old fashioned approach to getting in shape is a smart and healthy one, it’s important that your new diet provides adequate nutrition to fuel your exercise.
Food is your body’s energy source, and giving yourself a boost of energy before your
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 14:04
Keeping Lyons Fit! by Mary Chase
We are twenty plus days into 2014. Last year was quite a year for Lyons. Maybe along the way we weren’t able to do the things we wanted to because our daily survival in a flood ravaged town became our priority. So since life has now returned to as close of a normal daily life as possible, I have heard
Published on Thursday, December 19 2013 15:25
Mental Health Partners opened a Drop-in Help Center in Lyons last week to aid residents there who are coping with emotional distress related to the September flooding. This site was selected because Lyons was extremely hard hit by the September flood. In addition, the Lyons facility is near surrounding mountain communities that were also impacted by the