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Report urges federal action in responding to children

Report urges federal action in responding to children's health at schools

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

A recent report is calling for immediate federal intervention in school systems across the U.S. to close the academic and health achievement gap among children.

Personal trainer recounts his incredible weight-loss journey

Personal trainer Rickey Entwisle recounts his incredible weight loss journey

Monday, December 31, 2012

Recently, we caught up with Rickey Entwisle, a 23-year-old personal trainer from Metairie, Louisiana, who lost more than 55 pounds in the past year.

Active middle-aged adults may avoid chronic disease later in life

Active middle-aged adults may avoid chronic disease later in life

Friday, December 28, 2012

According to a recent study, those who are active into their 30s, 40s and 50s are more likely to enjoy a longer lifespan and a reduced risk of chronic diseases.

Study links intensive exercise to diabetes remission

Study links intensive exercise to diabetes remission

Thursday, December 20, 2012

High intensity interval training and other forms of exercise resulting in weight loss could lead to the remission of type 2 diabetes, even for those who have had the condition for several years, according to a recent study.