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Tag: health and wellbeing

May 13, 2020

Survey: 50% of Parents Fear Their Kids Will Get Sick by Returning to Sports

Among all parents, 50% worry their child will get sick and 46% are concerned they will become ill. 

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Apr 21, 2020

Five Ways to Stay Sustainable at Home

As more people stay home due to the global COVID-19 outbreak, we've compiled a list of sustainable practices that can have a big impact on our planet. 

Which North Carolina State Park are you?, College of Natural Resources, Chimney Rock Sate Park courtesy Steven McBride

Apr 16, 2020

Quiz: Which North Carolina state park are you?

Several of North Carolina's State Parks are closed to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but it's still important to get outside. So get outside, take a walk and take our quiz to find out which park you should plan to visit next. 

10 Virtual Activities for Mind and Body Health, College of Natural Resources, feature

Apr 8, 2020

10 Virtual Activities for Mind and Body Health

As stay-at-home orders take effect, most of us are left wondering what to do. Here are 10 virtual activities to lift your spirits. 

Mountain Trail - Struggling with Social Distancing? Get Outside, Experts Say - College of Natural Resources News - NC State University

Mar 28, 2020

Struggling with Social Distancing? Get Outside, Experts Say

Outdoor activity is a safe, practical way to preserve your physical and mental health during a pandemic. 

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Mar 9, 2020

Connecting Your World With Your Health

For researchers in the Center for Human Health and the Environment, science is a community effort. 

Annette Moore poses with arms crossed under a brick archway.

Feb 28, 2020

Meet DELTA Faculty Fellow Annette Moore

With more than 20 years as a full-time instructor with the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, Moore has demonstrated curiosity, enthusiasm and excellence in teaching with technology. 

Umstead - Top 4 Places to Explore the Outdoors in Raleigh

Nov 25, 2019

Top 4 Places to Explore the Outdoors in Raleigh

The City of Oaks has plenty of places to explore outdoors. Check out our favorites. 

Dr. Louie Rivers - Does the Rising Heat in Raleigh Disproportionately Affect Low-Income and Minority Groups?

Sep 25, 2019

Does the Rising Heat in Raleigh Disproportionately Affect Low-Income and Minority Groups?

Due to a lack of green space and a gentrification pattern in Raleigh, heat is rising. Who does this impact the most? 

City and Parks

Jul 19, 2019

Can Parks Help Cities Fight Crime?

A study of green space and parks in the 300 largest U.S. cities reveals what helps lower the risk of crime.