Cardiovascular Prevention Guidelines

After forty years of hearing cholesterol-high food is bad for us, the nation’s top nutrition advisory panel is dropping the caution. Dr. Nathan Funk joined us to explain these changes as well as new guidelines for hypertension and cardiovascular risks.  

The Truth about Weight-Loss Supplements

(CONSUMER REPORTS) — Store shelves are packed with weight-loss supplements promising to help you drop pounds, lose inches and burn fat fast. There are tablets and gummies and chewies and capsules containing ingredients like green coffee beans, green tea, raspberry ketones, and garcinia cambogia. A new Consumer Reports survey of about 3,000 Americans shows one … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom:Unhealthy Eating Consequences

This video from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is floating around online. It puts the pressure on parents – you see an overweight man in the ER suffering a heart attack. One of the hospital workers says, “How does this happen?” and then you see it. A life rewind shows us his bad habits going all … Continue reading »