Entries from July 2012

Give up the Guilt for a Healthy Lifestyle

July 27th, 2012 · No Comments

It’s something you see and hear over and over: You’ve got to lose that weight. News articles try to scare you into losing weight. Advertisements try to shame you into losing weight. And to make matters worse, you live in Rochester, MN, home of the Mayo Clinic, which can make it feel you should have no excuse for being overweight.

[Read more →]

Tags: Be Active · Eat Healthy · Healthy Lifestyle

A tip for fellow Rochester, MN Residents to Live a Healthy Life – Give yourself a Break!

July 13th, 2012 · No Comments

Our battle to achieve the ideal weight, eat nutritious foods and, in general, live healthy lifestyles would be much less painful if counting our calories was more exciting than counting our money, if carrots tasted better than chocolate, if exercising was more enjoyable than lounging on the couch, and if taking heart health supplements and/or medications went down as easily as an icy cold beverage on a steamy hot day.

[Read more →]

Tags: Be Active · Eat Healthy · Healthy Lifestyle

Ten Practices for Healthy Living

July 6th, 2012 · No Comments

With year-round access to indoor and outdoor activities and world-renowned medical facilities, Rochester Minnesota is a Mecca for the health and wellness-oriented. In conjunction with reasonable exercise and diet, there are many simple things that one can do at home to get and stay in good health.

[Read more →]

Tags: Be Active · Eat Healthy · Healthy Lifestyle · Know Your Numbers · Live Tobacco Free