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New Fit Pix Convenience Store

Posted on: January 31st, 2017 by Glenn

New Fit Pix Convenience Store participant, Twin Leaf Fort Covington, is exceeding the Fit Pix participation agreement by providing customers with abundant, colorful, fresh produce and convenient grab-n-go snacks and beverages.  They carry dozens of items meeting the Fit Pix criteria including snacks, beverages, fresh, canned and frozen fruits and veggies.


Brushton Moira Central School Revamps Party Time

Posted on: January 24th, 2017 by Glenn

Brushton-Moira Central School District is taking a new approach to classroom parties as a part of their newly passed District wellness policy. The District has created a ‘celebration kit’ of games like Twister, Stomp Rockets, Legos, and dance party items. These provide a healthier alternative to eating snacks as a means to celebrate birthdays, holidays, Read the Rest…


Diabetes Prevention Program Expands

Posted on: January 12th, 2017 by Glenn

North Country Healthy Heart Network is now offering diabetes prevention coaching to pre-diabetic patients at Adirondack Health’s Lake Placid Health Center.  The service has been available to patients at the Tupper Lake Health Center since last year.  Expansion to the Lake Placid Health Center will increase access for Adirondack Health’s Saranac Lake/Lake Placid patients. The Read the Rest…


TwinLeaf Convenience Stores – New Fit Pix Partners

Posted on: November 27th, 2016 by Glenn

The TwinLeaf Convenience Stores in Hogansburg and Fort Covington have joined the Fit Pix convenience store project. Enthusiastic store managers are very excited to identify their existing Fit Pix items. All Fit Pix items will be labeled with apple stickers and located at the cash registers, on end shelves and at ‘grab n go’ reach Read the Rest…


Franklin County Takes on Fit Pix Worksites

Posted on: November 2nd, 2016 by Glenn

Fit Pix has expanded to work sites and Franklin County is the first participant in the new project. Through participation in the project Franklin County is increasing the number of healthy foods and beverages available in vending machines and at meetings. This will make it easier for employees to make healthier choices during the work Read the Rest…

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