Dancers Feet

Keep Moving: Best Fitness Tips from Former Dancer/Physician

Tags: dancing, exercise, weight gain, weight loss

With our busy lives, it can be challenging to make time for exercise. We asked Kim Gladden, MD, how she does it. Before she was a physician, Dr. Gladden enjoyed a rich career in dance. She offers tips to staying fit for life.

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Are You Interested in Running? Here’s How a Physician Got Started

Tags: marathon, running, weight loss

Even when you're deeply involved in healthcare, extra weight can sneak up on you. Nearly four years ago, Lutul Farrow, MD, was climbing a flight of stairs and he became short of breath. Then he took up running. You can too.

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6 Do’s and Don’ts for Athletes Losing Weight

Tags: athletes, calories and weight loss, exercise, healthy diet, sugar, weight gain, weight loss

If you're an athlete who wants to lose weight for a performance edge, find out the best ways to go about it -- and what to avoid.

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Control Your Weight for a Healthy Heartbeat

Tags: afib, atrial fibrillation, heart and vascular institute, heart health, weight loss

Atrial fibrillation is alarming, and experts say it's more dangerous than previously thought, but you can help control afib by watching what you eat.

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How Fiber Moves Through You (Video)

Tags: breakfast, fiber, healthy diet, heart health, videos, weight loss

Learn how your intestines process food, and what fiber can do for you. Discover an easy way to tell when you’re eating enough fiber.

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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Weight Loss?

Tags: diet, gluten, gluten-free, healthy diet, quiz, weight gain, weight loss, weight management

If you've ever struggled to drop weight, you're not alone. Whether you are trying to shed a few pounds or engage in a major weight-loss plan, better understanding will boost your chances of success.

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Are You Trying to Lose Weight the Wrong Way? (Video)

Tags: diet, exercise, healthy diet, video, weight loss

Your body lets you build muscles in key areas. But crunches and weight-loss belts never seem to slim down the stubborn spots. Learn the best way to achieve a healthy weight.

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5 Ways to Win Your Battle With Weight Loss

Tags: breakfast, depression, diet, exercise, healthy diet, healthy eating, lose weight, metaboism, weight loss

If you’re struggling to lose weight, here are five tips to help you achieve success. For successful weight loss, you should exercise moderately rather than intensely. Find out why.

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You, Your Breathing and Belly Fat (Video)

Tags: cancer, diabetes, diet, kidney disease, metabolic syndrome, obesity, video, weight loss

Abdominal fat increases your risk for developing life-threatening diseases. It also affects your breathing. Discover how belly fat affects your lungs in this video from Michael Roizen, MD, Wellness Institute Chair, and get some inspiration for trimming your waistline.

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2 Breakfast Foods With Too Many Calories (Infographic)

Tags: breakfast, healthy diet, weight gain, weight loss

Some breakfast foods can fool you. They sound super-healthy and they do offer nutritional value. But they also come with a lot of calories. To keep your waistline in good order, watch your portions when you eat THESE foods.