GUWellness Update May 2018
This Fall, as the University looks toward a Tobacco- and Smoke-Free Campus in 2018, is the perfect time to commit to quit your tobacco habit.
Wellness, safety and…insurance? Earlier this summer, Georgetown University and MetLife Auto & Home teamed up to host a one-day safety and wellness event featuring auto services, lunch, giveaways, and safety […]
What does “wellness” mean to you? Wellness is really part and parcel of your whole life. It’s not separate from daily life, your work, your family, your food, your mental […]
This month, we have the honor of featuring Lisa McCrohan. Lisa offers her consulting services to GU, facilitating the Mind-Body Connections monthly workshop series and advising GUWellness activities. Lisa is […]
Since February is American Heart Month, we will talk about simple strategies to decrease your added sugar intake but first let’s clarify a few things about added sugar…
This month, we have the honor of featuring Rebecca Cassidy, Assistant Dean, Director of the Office of Professional Development in the McDonough School of Business Undergraduate Program.
Rebecca shares what wellness means for her and hopes she has for our GU community.
Happy New Year! The beginning of the year is a perfect time to set health goals and continue on the journey of a healthy lifestyle. This year strive to keep […]
“Take care of your spirit and wellness with follow.”
This month, we have the honor of featuring Susan Puckett. Susan is a gem to know! Just read what she shares about her work and family, and you’ll find yourself smiling – and warmed by her joy!
The holiday eating season can wreak havoc on your diet. With a little careful thought and planning, you can avoid holiday weight gain.
Learn how small changes in your daily routine can help ward off type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is a dangerous disease, and one that can be a challenge to […]
This month, we talked about wellness with Olivia Albrighton-Vanway, Coordinator of Faculty Affairs and Communications, AND also Yoga Teacher at Yates Filed House. Olivia is a shining light for those […]
Just like the students we serve here at Georgetown University, we are constantly growing and developing. It’s our journey as human beings. Our path. When we consider the many factors […]
Summer is a great time to fire up the grill, enjoy the sunshine and long summer days with friends and family. Usually when we grill, we prepare the classic hamburgers, hotdogs, bbq chicken and ribs. However, there is a lot more you can put on a grill for a healthy delicious meal. Here are some tips for healthy grilling…
Whether you call it a fruit or a vegetable, tomatoes are a super-food to incorporate in our diets. Tomatoes are rich in vitamin A which plays an important role in […]
Summer is finally here! The season of cookouts, vacations and best of all farmers markets with all of our favorite fruits and vegetables. Berries, a popular choice for many of us, are currently abundant in grocery stores and farmers markets for a low price. These sweet, juicy and refreshing fruits are packed with nutrients and health benefits. Here are some reasons to add the variety of berries to your diet.
This May, I celebrate 10 years with Georgetown. As I reflect on the last decade, my cup of gratitude runneth over…. The invitation to serve this community has been one of my greatest privileges.
Many of us perceive healthy eating to be more expensive. The truth is, it’s all about what you choose when in the grocery store and planning prior to making purchases. Healthy eating does not have to be expensive. Here are some tips to eating well on a tight budget.
As you work hard to eat well and exercise to feel good, look good and live longer don’t forget sleep as it is essential for health. Here are some tips on eat your way to a good night’s sleep.
The “8 glasses a day” advice is a good place to start but it’s important to adjust your fluid intake based on your lifestyle. Recognize the following signs of dehydration and act quickly to rehydrate…