Tag Archives: Nutrition

A Second Glance: “Celebrating A Healthier Detroit”, Fitness & Wellness Tent

             If you did not attend The McKinney Foundation’s 3rd Annual Health Expo “Celebrating a Healthier Detroit”, I strongly suggest you mark your calendar for the next one, which will be Saturday, August 10th, 2013! … Continue reading

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Lets Get Started!

Summer is right around the corner, making this the perfect time to get up, get out and get active! Fitness and physical activity play a critical role in overall health and well-being (along with nutrition).  The thought of starting a fitness … Continue reading

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Living a Healthy Lifestyle: a Focus on Dietary and Exercise Habits

John M. Flack, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACP Professor of Medicine and Physiology             The vast majority of chronic diseases are caused mostly, or at least significantly, by the way we live.  Our habits over the long-term are important factors in … Continue reading

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Why Is Health an Important Factor in Student Learning?

Why Is Health a Factor in Student Learning?      “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane.”  –Martin Luther King, Jr. Introduction        This is the first Blog post in a three-part … Continue reading

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