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  • Friday, February 5 is National Wear Red Day

    1 in 3 women die of heart disease and stroke each year. Fortunately, we can change this because 80% of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. Wearing red on National Wear Red Day shows your support and increases awareness around cardiovascular health.

    Lastly, we encourage everyone to schedule an annual preventive health check-up with their primary care provider to review their overall health.

  • Dalai Lama Plans Visit to Madison on March 9, 2016

    Along with His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds will be sharing how we can cultivate well-being in ourselves, our communities and the world on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the Overature Center for the Arts.  Sign up for their newsletter to hear the latest on event details, including ticket and livestreaming information! Learn more.

  • Have health insurance through UW-Madison? Participate in Well Wisconsin and earn $150.

    To qualify for the incentive, you must complete an onsite wellness assessment (or visit your doctor's office) AND complete your health insurer's online health survey. Visit for more information.

  • Free Webcast on Workplace Well-Being

    Drawing from science and business insights, global thought-leaders Richard Davidson, David Gelles and Golbie Kamarei will explore what it means to cultivate well-being at work and in ourselves. The free webcast takes place on November 6. Register now. 

  • Fire and Life Safety Events

    September is fire safety month. Get into action with hands-on activities with Madison Fire Department, UW's Department of Environment, Health & Saftey, and UW Housing at these campus events! Learn more.