Health in a Hurry! Blog

We’ve all heard the old expression about “working up an appetite,” but what does that really mean? Can exercise actually sabotage your diet? As the theory goes, we eat more food after exercising in order to replace lost calories. Not only does the old adage...

In 2014, I'm going to climb Mount Everest. Wait. No, I'm not. Climbing Mt. Everest is an awesome goal, but you have to be willing to do the work necessary to make it happen. And guess what? I'm not ready for that level of commitment right now. And...

        Wellness is about more than exercising and eating right. It’s about taking care of yourself emotionally and spiritually. It’s about finding inner peace. But, is that even possible in this hectic world? These days, it seems like we’re bombarded with stress. It comes from every angle,...

          Are you someone who looks forward to winter? Are you excited, not by walks in the woods and making preparations for the holidays, but by wearing your fat pants? Hiding with you under those bulky sweaters and elastic waistband pants are extra pounds. On average, people...

How did you feel when you saw your first holiday commercial of the year? For me, it was on Halloween night, and the commercial seemed way too festive for its early airing. But still, it had the same reaction that it does every year. As...

As much as I would love to live in denial,  I can't ignore the fact that the temperatures have been steadily dropping for the past few weeks. Winter is inching its way in to our lives. There are some things I look forward to; cozy...

If you’re like most people in this country, you’re starting to think about certain foods that don’t cross your mind until, well, right about now. These seasonal foods are often reserved for special dinners, but that doesn’t have to be the case. For example, cranberry...