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Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor

Specialty: Family Medicine
Coral Gables, Florida
The 'my training zone' blog is dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles for children and adolescents and to providing parents with reliable information to prevent obesity and its medical, social, and psychological complications. We inform you of any interesting and relevant new information from... Full Bio
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On March 28, 2012, Dr. Fals wa ... by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting On March 28, 2012, Dr. Fals was featured on Orlando's Channel 9 WFTV with other health and wellness doctors and longevity experts from Florida Hospital and Dr. Oz regarding ... Read on »
Mission: fit Possible -- Health and Wellness Coming to Orlando Schools by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting On October 25 in Orlando, there was an amazing launch of an exciting health and wellness school outreach program that will begin in early 2012! Florida Hospital for Chil ... Read on »
Halloween Candy: is one really better than the other? by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Halloween is just around the corner and you are trying to get your kids to eat healthier... what is one to do with so much candy staring at us in the face? Check out the ... Read on »
Halloween Candy: is one really better than the other? by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting On October 25 in Orlando, there was an amazing launch of an exciting health and wellness school outreach program that will begin in early 2012! Florida Hospital for ... Read on »
Halloween Candy: is one really better than the other? by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting On October 25 in Orlando, there was an amazing launch of an exciting health and wellness school outreach program that will begin in early 2012! Florida Hospital for ... Read on »
Separating obese kids from their parents by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting A recent commentary published in the Journal of the American Medical Association led to the production of the article presented by FOX News " Should Parents Lose Custody ... Read on »
Separating obese kids from their parents by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting A recent commentary published in the Journal of the American Medical Association led to the production of the article presented by FOX News " Should Parents Lose Custod ... Read on »
Separating obese kids from their parents by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting A recent commentary published in the Journal of the American Medical Association led to the production of the article presented by FOX News " Should Parents Lose Custod ... Read on »
My Plate - USDA revamps the Pyramid by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Introducing... the new... drumroll, please.... My plate !! So, the latest is that the USDA has now rolled out its new recommendations on nutrition in a simplified mann ... Read on »
My Plate - USDA revamps the Pyramid by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Introducing... the new... drumroll, please.... My plate !! So, the latest is that the USDA has now rolled out its new recommendations on nutrition in a simplified man ... Read on »
My Plate - USDA revamps the Pyramid by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Introducing... the new... drumroll, please.... My plate !! So, the latest is that the USDA has now rolled out its new recommendations on nutrition in a simplified man ... Read on »
Doctors and Social Media: Dr. Fals on FOX News by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Dr. Fals is interviewed by FOX 35 NEws... the story goes national! (week of march 14, 2011) Read on »
Natural and Artificial Sweeteners by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting More and more people, including teens and kids are adding not only more sugar to their daily diets, more than the recommended amount, but also ... Read on »
Top 10 Healthy Holiday Survival Tips for Parents by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting 1. Eat slowly, talk more -- it takes your body about 15-20 minutes to sense that it is full so enjoy eachother’s company, take the time to talk and laugh, and then li ... Read on »
Soda tax by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Two words... soda tax ... There has been some talk and discussion over the debate on placing taxes on sodas. The thought is that increasing the price of these produc ... Read on »
New program partners with Annika Sorenstam to help kids lose weight and be healthy by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting An exciting new program has been launched at Florida Hospital for Children in Orlando! The Healthy 100 Kids program and the Center for Child and Family Wellness have ... Read on »
Dr. Fals joins Florida Hospital for Children's Healthy 100 Kids program! by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Great News! Dr. Fals is now the Medical Director of the Center for Child and Family Wellness at Florida Hospital for Children in Orlando! Let me tell you a bit about it ... Read on »
Friday's White House Childhood Obesity Summit by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting If you were able to listen in on Friday's Childhood Obesity Summit at the White House, you already know, then, what a treat we had! It was superb to see professio ... Read on »
Household routines lower childhood obesity risk by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting This week, an article came out in Pediatric News March 2010 regarding some interesting findings to help decrease obesity in preschoolers! The article, "Three Househ ... Read on »
First lady Michelle Obama and Let's Move against childhood obesity by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting On February 9, 2010, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the launching of the anti-obesity initiative, "Lets Move!" Since that time, there have been several calls f ... Read on »