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Health + Wellness


Cincinnati takes an innovative approach to getting fit. The city is home to the leading wellness website Sparkpeople and health initiatives like Go Vibrant, designed to get downtown workers moving during the work day. And through its Empowering Communities Strategy, Interact for Health, a catalyst for health and wellness, awards Thriving Community grants to help organizations in the Cincinnati region transform their neighborhoods to support well-being and make healthy choices easy and affordable. Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky are also blessed with extensive urban park systems with miles of hiking, biking and blading trails that helped us earn a top ranking in Outside Magazine. And with self-help centers like Main Street's Yoga Row and the rise of locally sourced foods and restaurants, you'll find plenty of ways to stay healthy here.

Health + Wellness Features

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Rothenberg garden a source of connection, pride and growth for OTR students, community

Rothenberg Preparatory Academy's roof-top garden serves multiple roles, from educational experience to salad bar provider to community building.

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Girl-Powered: 9 Must-Read Cincinnati Bloggers

In this two-part series, we look at the women behind some of the Greater Cincinnati area's most beloved blogs. This week, we focus on blogs that cover local food, drinks, to-dos and general musings about urban living. If you're not reading the words of these witty and wise women, you're missing out!

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Findlay Market neighborhood farm stands offer food and friendship

Community groups in Price Hill, Walnut Hills and Westwood have found a way to achieve a vision for their neighborhood through a unique partnership with Findlay Market.

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Cincy neighborhood is model of urban sustainability

Surrounded by 200 acres of green space, the Enright Ridge Urban Eco-Village in Price Hill is blossoming with urban farms, green homes and sustainable living options.

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Two formerly homeless Cincinnatians tell their stories

Meet Ronnie and Willa, two Cincinnati residents who have faced what 25,000 people in the city experience each year: homelessness. Here they share their stories in video.
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Health + Wellness Videos

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Findlay Market rolls out new cookbook

Just in time for the holidays, Findlay Market has published a new cookbook that includes profiles of the farmers and vendors that make up the Findlay community, along with recipes that come from both the sellers and Cincinnati's top chefs. Catch a sneak peek!

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Cincy Summer Streets

The next Cincy Summer Streets will take place this Sunday, August 24, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Northside. See what's in store.

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Heartbeat music therapy helps parents cope with loss of kids

Cincinnati Children's Hospital's Brian Schreck records heartbeats of criticlly ill patients and incorporates them into songs to help families cope with the loss of their child.

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Cincinnati Children's Hospital Spreads 'Good Feeling'

This Cincinnati Children's lip dub video of Flo Rida's "Good Feeling" has been making its rounds on the web, but we wanted to continue to spread the good vibes this holiday season. Cincinnati is blessed to have such a world-class facility in our city, and this video celebrates the people behind it.

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OneSight Vision Center provides help for students with vision deficits

The OneSight Vision Center at Oyler School in Lower Price Hill is an example of a new whole-child approach to education in Cincinnati Public Schools.
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