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Let's Move!

California
The Web site of Let's Move! (http://www.letsmove.gov)   The Let’s Move! campaign, started by First Lady Michelle Obama, has an ambitious national goal of solving the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation so that children born today will reach adulthood at a healthy weight. Let’s Move! will combat the epidemic of childhood obesity...
Communities: Dance, Marathon, Triathlon , ...

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

Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven

Specialty: Developmental Psychology
Portland, Oregon
I am a native New Yorker whose background includes a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology and a law degree.  After moving to Portland Oregon, I formed Gray Wolf Productions a company that offers advice and information products relating to different ages of the lifespan. Products include books, e-books, videos and articles. Recent ebook are on parenting and childhood...

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

anna Healthy Living Professional

Johnson City, Tennessee
I'm here on Wellsphere on behalf of www.GoTrybe.com. GoTrybe is an online, interactive, social community dedicated to the health and wellness of our youth. We get young people on the move utilizing Active-Screen-Time(TM) technology. On a daily basis, young people interact with fitness, nutrition, motivation and wellness content that supports their journey toward living healthfully. We want...

Dr. Michael Katz

California
Dr. Michael Katz, MD, MS, President of EatingKids.com: Dedicated to the fight against Eating Disorders & Childhood Obesity.  Dr. Katz is a Licensed Medical Doctor who also holds an MS in Biomedical Sciences. He created EatingKids.com not only to provide information, but to create a collaborative community of parents, doctors and educators who could fuel each others’ passion to...
Communities: Eating Disorders

CranFamChiropractic

Cranberry, Pennsylvania
Cranberry Family Chiropractic is on a mission to help people live their lives to their fullest potential, by providing the tools for true health and wellness. Drs. Nick and Erin Greiner use cutting-edge corrective chiropractic care, nutritional supplements, and personalized fitness and nutritional coaching to empower people to change their own lives and save the lives of others. We believe...

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 sources such as the news, medical journals, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Society...
Communities: Parenting

Alex Ong - MindYourOwnWellness.com

Villa Park, Illinois
Tragedy Turns Ex-Fatty Boy/ Fatty into Bruce Lee of Wellness - Beginning at age six, 'Fatty Boy' was my nickname. As I grew older, my nickname was changed to Fatty. How fun was it to be called a Fatty? I didn't care much, but I do not recall loving it. Although I was very cheerful by nature, consciously and subconsciously, I hated being fat, especially when it came to changing my clothes....

SouadDreyfus Patient Expert

sarasota, Florida
Souad Dreyfus' warm individuality, professional integrity, and international flair ideally suit her role as founder and director of Open Arms Consultants, Inc. Her ability to blend compassion with professionalism in every unique situation stems from a strong family background and solid experience in the field. Souad was raised in Morocco and arrived in the U.S. to attend university...