HealthCorps

HealthCorps® is a 501 (c) 3 founded in 2003 by heart surgeon and Daytime Emmy Award-winning host Dr. Mehmet Oz and his wife Lisa to combat the childhood obesity crisis. HealthCorps® is building a nationwide movement to shape a new generation.

HealthCorps' national program spans 60 high schools in 13 states (CA, DE, FL, IL, MA, MD, MS, NJ, NC, NY, OH, OK, TX) and the District of Columbia.


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Do you like blueberries? Here are some reasons why you should give them a try!#blueberries #healthyeating #healthyliving #healthysnacks

Try these tips to boost your flexibility!

New research presented at the American College of Sports Medicine’s annual conference suggests that chocolate milk is an excellent post workout recovery drink, helping to replenish a swimmer’s recovery after a vigorous swim. In fact, the researchers believe this beverage offered swimmer’s an edge, when compared to consumption of a typical sports drink or a calorie-free beverage, after a workout.

Read more from our healthy living blogger Amy Hendel here

How do you like you smoothies? 

Try these delicious summer fruits! 

Do you know which types of flour are gluten-free?

"Through my interactions with students, I have definitely learned the value of consistency." - Arielle Feldshon, Coordinator of the Month for July http://ow.ly/zAbmC 

How much do you know about soda? 

In her second blog post of the summer, Coordinator Clare discusses the benefits and barriers of exercise‬ at Camp Pennbrook.

What city would you like to see us in next? http://ow.ly/zxU9b