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Training for the Peachtree Road Race!

Nancy Zintak - Monday, June 18, 2012 - 11:59am

The Peachtree Road Race is 17 days away, so I suppose it’s time to start training. This will be fun, because I derive much of my athletic acumen through osmosis from my sporty kids, who between soccer, softball,...

Episode 2, "Eat the Rainbow," airs Saturday at 2:30pm

Eat Like There's No Tomorrow - Part 2

Heather Neal - Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 5:12pm

Hans Rueffert, chef for over 20 years at his family’s Woodbridge Inn in Jasper Georgia, is the inspirational survivor of stomach cancer and a healthful genius in the kitchen. GPB is airing the second of four...

The right tunes make all the difference.

Still Training for the Peachtree Road Race!

Nancy Zintak - Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 9:54am

It’s been a rough week for training – after coming out of the gates strong on Monday in terms of planning, the training fell short on Tuesday. There was a swim meet on Monday night and for those of you familiar with...

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Let's Walk the Walk, People

Jungmin Kim - Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 11:02am

It has been about two weeks since I arrived in Atlanta and one of the things that I realized earlier on is that I can’t get anywhere without a car. This is quite difficult for me because back in Korea, I could go...

My healthy lunch today.

The Importance of Eating Lunch

Jungmin Kim - Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 8:46am

I have seen a lot of people forgo their lunch whether they are college students rushing to classes, people trying to lose weight, or employees trying to get through piles of paperwork (only to receive even more of them...

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Georgia Resources to Shape Up

Heather Neal - Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 6:24am

Word is out from the CDC Georgians are indeed as fat as we appear. Officially, 28% of us breezed past “overweight” and into the “obese” category. According to the CDC, the definitions for those categories are these: •...

Kids at the Fun Run last year!

Free Family Fun Event at the Capitol

Heather Neal - Monday, March 4, 2013 - 5:57am

The third annual Be Healthy Georgia Day will be at the capitol this coming Saturday, March 9, 2013. The family event is completely free and concludes at 12pm. As part of the Lt. Governor’s Healthy Kids Georgia program...

Weight Loss for Hire?

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Friday, April 5, 2013 - 8:32am

If living better and longer aren’t reward enough for controlling your weight, how about money? Some 67% of large employers now offer some sort of financial incentive to encourage healthy behaviors. The hope is...

Dr. Sandy Says: Hep C Testing Imperative for Baby Boomers

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Monday, April 8, 2013 - 4:53am

Attention fellow baby boomers! The CDC says all of us should be tested for Hepatitis C. Hepatitis C is a death threat. Find out if it's threatening you. Learn more in the videos below. Watch Boomer Alert for more:

Ask Dr. Sandy: Can Vitamin C Prevent Colds?

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 5:37am

In this segment of Ask Dr. Sandy learn the truth about vitamin C's effectiveness in treating and preventing the common cold. Send your health-related question to AskDrSandy@gpb.org

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