HealthCurrents

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The Health and Wellness Magazine of Lakeland

Fall 2019

HealthCurrents Fall 2019

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A fall favorite of many is finding your way through the maze of corn at Barbott Farm and Greenhouse in Stevensville. Although corn mazes are often seen as a recreational activity for the whole family, they provide a great opportunity to get those extra steps in without even realizing you’re working out.

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Summer 2019

Health Currents Summer 2019

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This summer, miles of water trails await you and your canoe, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard. The trails, sometimes called "blueways," are the aquatic equivalent of a hiking trail. Water trails often feature well-developed launch points, and are near significant historical, environmental, or cultural points of interest. 

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