Exercise & the Brain

Duke University/ October 23, 2017/ Uncategorized

Physical exercise has emerged as a powerful strategy for promoting and maintaining brain health and resilience. Recent advances are identifying molecular mechanisms that mediate these salutary effects, providing clinical evidence for the efficacy of this approach in humans, and devising novel strategies that include exercise for treating neurological conditions. A Symposium on Exercise and the Brain Friday, December 1, 2017

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The Photo Finish

Duke University/ June 19, 2017/ Photo Contest

Below are the 65 finalists from the more than 800 photos submitted as part of the Duke Healthy Campus Photo Contest. You can read more about the grand prize winner on Duke Today or visit the Healthy Duke Flickr page to view more entries from the contest.

Photo Contest Winner: Week 5

Duke University/ June 12, 2017/ Uncategorized

We received more than 850 photos as part of the Duke Healthy Campus photo contest and as many heartwarming stories about the struggles, challenges, and successes you’ve encountered in seeking to sustain and improve your health and wellbeing. This is the fifth and final randomly selected entry to win a healthy prize of the contest. This week’s prize is a

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Week 4 Photo Contest Winner

Duke University/ June 5, 2017/ Photo Contest

We have received more than 680 photos as part of the Duke Healthy Campus photo contest and as many heartwarming stories about the struggles, challenges, and successes you’ve encountered in seeking to sustain and improve your health and wellbeing. During the last four weeks, we have drawn one randomly selected entry to win a healthy prize. This week’s prize is

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Week 3: Photo Contest Winner

Duke University/ May 30, 2017/ Photo Contest

We have received more than 576 photos as part of the Duke Healthy Campus photo contest. I want to thank all those who shared your photos with us and the reasons why your health and wellbeing are important to you. During the first five weeks of the initiative, we’ll draw one randomly selected entry to win a healthy prize. This

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Week 2: Photo Contest Winner

Duke University/ May 22, 2017/ Photo Contest

We have received more than 445 photos as part of the Duke Healthy Campus photo contest. I want to thank all those who shared your photos with us and the reasons why your health and wellbeing are important to you. During the first five weeks of the initiative, we’ll draw one randomly selected entry to win a healthy prize. This

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Week 1: Photo Contest Winner

Duke University/ May 15, 2017/ Photo Contest/ 6 comments

We have received more than 280 photos as part of the Duke Healthy Campus photo contest. I want to thank all those who shared your photos with us and the reasons why your health and wellbeing are important to you. During the next five weeks, we’ll draw one randomly selected entry to win a healthy prize. This week’s prize is

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Show Us Why Your Health Is Important to You

Duke University/ April 24, 2017/ Photo Contest/ 19 comments

Show Us Why Your Health Is Important to You If a picture is worth a thousand words, what story would your photo tell? We want to see the photos that best reflect why your health and wellbeing are important to you. Is it a picture of you skydiving for the first time? A photo of your 2-year-old wearing her spaghetti dinner?

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