Food & Fitness After 50: Should We Walk and Chew Gum at the Same Time?

This week, Dr. Bob Murray asks the question, “should we walk and chew gum at the same time?” It may sound humorous, but he presents some research that may have you grabbing for some gum at the grocery store checkout line! Thanks for your insights, Dr. Bob! From the often-quirky world of science comes aContinue reading “Food & Fitness After 50: Should We Walk and Chew Gum at the Same Time?”

Food & Fitness After 50: Uncured Bacon, Must be Healthy, Right?

Have you noticed the words, “uncured” “all natural,” and “no nitrates or nitrites added” on packages of bacon, hot dogs, sausage, or deli meats? The packaging usually conveys other messages, such as “made from pork raised without added hormones,” which is utterly meaningless as hormones are not allowed in raising hogs. (When you see aContinue reading “Food & Fitness After 50: Uncured Bacon, Must be Healthy, Right?”

Food & Fitness After 50: What do you want to know about seafood, salmon and fish oil supplements?

I’ve published over 150 blog posts on this site but today I’m asking YOU to help me on what you most want to know on all things seafood. I want to know your questions about fish! In less than one month I will be on 7-day immersion trip to Alaska to learn all about salmonContinue reading “Food & Fitness After 50: What do you want to know about seafood, salmon and fish oil supplements?”

Food & Fitness After 50: Keep Food Safe This Summer

How many of you enjoyed a cookout over the Memorial Day weekend? With summer right around the corner, grilling becomes even more popular. But, how many of you know that much of what you do to protect yourself, family, and friends from food poisoning begins and ends with what you do in your own kitchen?Continue reading “Food & Fitness After 50: Keep Food Safe This Summer”