Health Hero Challenge

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Meet a Health Hero: Kiera Smalls

>> You can vote for Kiera on our Facebook page September 10-16. Mark your calendar! Name: Kiera Smalls Occupation: Personal trainer and founder/blogger at City Fit Girls […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Bruce Hopper Jr.

>> You can vote for Dr. Hopper on our Facebook page September 10-16. Mark your calendar! Name: Bruce Hopper Jr., MD Occupation: Physician for the Restaurant Worker […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Nicky Uy

>> You can vote for Nicky on our Facebook page September 3-9. Mark your calendar! Name: Nicky Uy Occupation: Senior Associate at the Food Trust Who or […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Alberto Esquenazi

>> You can vote for Dr. Esquenazi on our Facebook page September 3-9. Mark your calendar! Name: Alberto Esquenazi, MD Occupation: Chief Medical Officer, MossRehab Who or […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Nurit Shein

>> You can vote for Nurit on our Facebook page September 3-9. Mark your calendar! Name: Nurit Shein Occupation: Executive Director of the Mazzoni Center Who or […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Desiree Gaunt

>> You can vote for Desiree on our Facebook page September 3-9. Mark your calendar! Name: Desiree Gaunt Occupation: Coordinator of Physical Health at Melmark Who […]

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Health Hero Challenge 2013: Meet Our 16 Semi-Finalists!

Drumroll, please! It is my great pleasure to officially introduce the 16 semi-finalists for our second annual Health Hero Challenge, brought to you by UnitedHealthcare. […]

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What It Means to Be a Health Hero

I am humbled to have been voted Be Well Philly’s first Health Hero. Representing the health and wellness of Philadelphia has been an honor. The […]

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Health Hero Challenge 2013: The Search Is On!

Last year marked the very first run of our Health Hero Challenge, which honored local champions of wellness who are helping their families, friends, neighbors […]

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Beth DuPree Is Our 2012 Health Hero

Last night, we partied it up Health Hero-style in the beautiful penthouse at Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse in Center City. We invited the 16 Health […]

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The Health Hero Challenge: Meet the Charities

In the final phase of the Health Hero Challenge (which kicks off on Tuesday!), our four finalists will be competing for a $2,500 grand prize […]

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Meet Our Health Hero Challenge Finalists!

After a month of some serious competition—and nearly 5,000 votes (!)—we’re super psyched to announce the four finalists in the Be Well Philly Health Hero […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Carolyn Kaufmann

>> Vote in the Health Hero Challenge here! Name: Carolyn Kaufmann Occupation: Owner and instructor, Stroller Strides Philadelphia Who or what motivates you to be […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Stephen Brown

>> Vote in the Health Hero Challenge here! Name: Stephen Brown Occupation: Team in Training coach with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, triathlete, author Who […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Jeff Middleton

>> Vote in the Health Hero Challenge here! Name: Jeff Middleton Occupation: FDR Golf Course program director, First Tee of Philadelphia, a golf program for […]