Fertility, Disease, Food and BPA

Fertility, Disease, Food and BPA

In the spring of 2012, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will decide whether or not to ban Bisphenol-A (BPA), a chemical used in plastic.  The greatest concern of this chemical comes in the use of  water bottles, food containers and as the lining of canned goods....
Healthy Tips for the Holiday Traveler

Healthy Tips for the Holiday Traveler

Whether you’re traveling by car, plane or just walking downstairs to your living room - it’s easy to fall out of the healthy eating and exercise routine at the height of the holiday season. No one can be perfect, but there are numerous things you can do to try to...
Gastric Bypass: The Reboot Her Body Needed

Gastric Bypass: The Reboot Her Body Needed

Gladys Alcazar-Anselmo was heavy her whole life. From her youth on, she always thought she'd lose the weight. Despite countless efforts to shed unwanted pounds, nothing worked.  For years she lived with sleep apnea, joint pain and a myriad of other physical conditions...
How Fast Can You Lose Your Fitness?

How Fast Can You Lose Your Fitness?

Thinking about taking a nice long break from working out? The holiday season is the best time of year to spend with family, friends, celebrate a little and maybe ease off on your regular workout routing. But if you're thinking about throwing in the towel to start...