January 29, 2020
Heart-healthy foods like avocado, salmon, tomatoes, flaxseeds, dark chocolate, and berries

9 Foods You Didn’t Know Were Good for Your Heart

Most people know that eating well each day is key to keeping up your cardiovascular health. But with so many diet misconceptions out there, what foods […]
December 2, 2019
Learn which “healthy” foods are actually bad for you—and what replacements are better.

9 Foods You Didn’t Know Were Bad for You

When you’re trying to improve your eating habits, it can be tempting to buy into the fads surrounding you every time you visit the supermarket. Low-fat […]
October 2, 2019
There are a variety of myths about eating fats, but the YMCA shares the truth about healthy fats and diets.

Five Myths About Eating Fats

Eating a healthy and balanced diet can be hard, but you may not have to avoid fatty foods as much as you think.  There’s still lots […]
September 4, 2019
Couple enjoying new ways to exercise in the fall.

Seven Ways to Exercise in the Fall

Indiana’s fresh, cool fall is ideal for a heart-pumping workout. The cool temperatures are a great way to keep you alert and your body temperature cooler, […]
August 2, 2019
Parents looking for healthy back-to-school tips for kids.

Five Healthy Back-to-School Tips for Kids

Summer is ending, and it’s almost for your kids to head back to school! As you prepare with brand-new supplies, backpacks, books, and after-school activities, keep […]
June 3, 2019
People eating well on summer vacation.

Six Tips for Eating Well on Summer Vacation

The sun is out, and we are ready to be outside! Summer vacation is a time to celebrate and soak up the sun with all the […]
February 11, 2019
Couple trying one of the many ways to practice self-care.

3 Ways to Practice Self-Care

Making time for yourself may seem like a foreign concept, especially when you’re already overwhelmed. Your life is hectic, often filled with work, family, and other […]
January 2, 2019
You can keep your New Year’s resolution with the programs at the Lafayette Family YMCA.

Five Ways to Actually Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

The winter skies may be chilly and gray, but the future is bright! The new year brings new opportunities and new goals. If you’re making resolutions […]
October 3, 2018
Parents and kids can stay healthy this Halloween with these five easy tips.

Five Ways to Stay Healthy This Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner, and you know what that means – candy! Nothing says Halloween quite like buckets of treats, hyper children, sugar crashes, […]
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