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Alliance For a Healthier Generation Health Impact Award

New York, New York
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation is a partnership between the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton Foundation. We have come together to create a new generation of healthy Americans by addressing one of the nation’s leading public health threats – childhood obesity. Along with our co-leader Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California, the Alliance...
Communities: Children's Health

Dai M. Facebook

California
Growing up as an obese teenager, I learned firsthand what its like to be “un-healthy”.  It’s not a place I enjoyed being and experiencing all the stigmas that come with being obese was traumatic.  At age 15 I made a decision to change my lifestyle.  And for 18 years, I haven’t looked back.  Fitness is, and always will be, a large part of my...
Communities: Exercise

GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine

United Kingdom
Hi, I'm the content editor of www.gotosee.co.uk/healthnews and www.gotosee.co.uk/healtharticles. GoToSee is a UK complementary health resource and therapist directory for alternative medicine and complementary therapy.

Hook Up With Health .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Wayne, New Jersey
Over the past century we've seen enormous advances in medical technology and we also have the SICKLIEST GENERATION OF AMERICANS IN HISTORY. The number one culprit: THE AMERICAN DIET. The processed food and fast food industries are serving it up, Americans are gulping it down, and wide spread obesity and chronic disease is the result. Our MISSION is to create HEALTH AND WELLNESS through FOOD....

Alice C. Registered NurseHealth Maven

North Little Rock, Arkansas
Thirty years in the business of healthcare has provided me with a wide scope of experiences: from the staff nurse in ICU, to educator of ICU nurses to Case Management from data analyst to Director. Currently, I am employed by a health insurance company as an analyst. www.EZHealthCareOnline.com Throughout my years of practice, I have watched many people wander aimlessly through the health care...

marie dufour RD Registered DieticianHealth Maven

Specialty: registered dietitian (RD)
United States
In my 30-year career as a medical group administrator, meeting over 100,000 patients, I observed that the great majority of illnesses could be avoided or treated by proper nutrition alone. The "obesity epidemic" writing was on the wall, and I decided to do something about it. I went back to school, got a degree in nutrition, got licensed as a registered dietitian, and started to...

Sara B. Health MavenFacebook

Chicago, Illinois
I want to meet YOU! I want to read YOUR blog! I live and breathe health and fitness and adventure. I want to figure out the topics REAL people want to read and write about them. I love to write and am a certified personal trainer, and I have recently merged the two at http://www.nextlevelbodies.com I am up for anything, passionate about healthy living and changing lives..... I want to help you...

Erica and Chris .. Health Maven

Georgetown, Texas
Erica Stauffer My childhood was filled with country meadows, strife, and lessons that have both benefited me and haunted me during my adult life. I grew up in a family of 6, among them two sisters and a brother. Although we fought like cats and dogs, I love them all and am a better person today for having grown up with them. I have struggled with depression and anxiety since the age of 15 and...

Hope Despite Depression Patient ExpertHealth Maven

San Francisco, California
My name is Christine. I have been living with several mental illnesses since childhood. Over the years I have been taught numerous coping methods and techniques. It is my hope that in sharing my stories (along with what I've learned and continue to learn) that others can benefit from them as well.