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9 Chicago Blogs For Serious Health Inspiration

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    Perhaps the only advantage to this "sprinter" that we've been experiencing is the fact that we have a little more time to get our bods in shape for all those skin-baring summer wares. But, consider we're already halfway through April, it's time to get serious about getting healthy. So, lucky for you, we've got the perfect ammunition to get you off the couch and off the trans fat.

    We teamed up with media maven, Jill Badlotto, social producer at Chicago Blogger Network — founded by the amazing Kelly Ryan O'Brien — to bring you nine blogs that will help you eat a little healthier, banish workout boredom, and put you through mental-health boot camp. Now, go ahead and click your way to an awesome 2014.

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