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Mental Health, Running

Let’s Talk Prenatal Depression – It’s More Common Than You Know

Note: So, heads up to the males reading this blog post. This is a post about prenatal depression. Generally, I like to keep topics on Still I Run relevant for both genders, but I really felt the need to speak about this depression during pregnancy. It’s something that the women in your life can experience, but it’s a topic that’s talked about even less than just “normal” mental health. Even though this topic has to do with pregnancy, I hope you’ll stick  ...

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Guest Writer, Mental Health, Running

Learning to manage my anxiety and panic attacks with running

Michael was one of the very first people to like us on Facebook and he’s been such a great cheerleader for the cause ever since! He’s always passing along awesome videos and articles about mental health my way AND he even tattoo’d the Run Arrows design on his leg. I’m so in awe at Michael’s tenacity and will to run no matter what. I hope you enjoy his journey with running and mental health as much as I do! Thank you, Michael! I started running in August of 2012  ...

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Misc, Running

Join Still I Run for the Lake Michigan Credit Union Bridge Run

The kind folks at the Lake Michigan Credit Union Bridge Run have set up discount codes for Still I Run community members! The race, which is September 17, is the one race in Grand Rapids that I haven’t run yet, so I’m excited to invite you all to join me. The Bridge Run starts in the heart of downtown, goes over the city’s historic bridges, along the Grand River, through parks, and back to the Start/Finish area. If you’re a race medal junkie like I am, you can expect  ...

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Misc, Running

Join Still I Run for the Cookie 5K & Walk

On June 10 a few of us from Still I Run participated in the Brian Diemer 5K. The course was flat, the music along the route was really good, and I got to meet a few of you in person! I think we all had such a good time, that I’d like to share with you that we have discount codes for yet ANOTHER race. This one involves cookies and running around Robinette’s Orchard in Grand Rapids. On Saturday, July 22, you’re invited to come run the Team Orphans Cookie 5K & Walk with  ...

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