Tag Archives: Healthy Living

Research Report News Podcast: Video Games Could Encourage Kids to Eat Fruits and Veggies

Serious video games may be the answer to getting kids to eat more fruits and vegetables. A study completed at Baylor College of Medicine recently examined how 400 4th and 5th-grade students altered their behavior after playing 10 episodes … Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Exercise & Healthy Diet Opportunities Influence Behaviors

Researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center recently examined how practical opportunities for exercise and diet influence intentions and achieved behaviors. This study involved about 750 adults who were visiting eight… Read More

FDA Bans Three Toxic Chemicals From Food Wrapping – Too Little, Too Late

WASHINGTON – Under pressure from EWG and other environmental and health groups, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is banning three grease-resistant chemical substances linked to cancer and birth defects from use in pizza boxes, microwave… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Quality Weight Loss Programs Hard to Find

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A recent U.S. study examined the  challenge of choosing a good online weight loss program. Researchers found 1 out of every ten weight loss and dieting websites provided adequate information to suggest,… Read More

My Guardian Angel Against Low Blood Sugar

“I just read 10 sentences, but what did I read? Why doesn’t it make sense to me? Is that the home phone ringing? What is happening around me?”

I have had type 1 diabetes for 34 years, and those were my thoughts during one of my … Read More