Fit TV | Health and Nutrition Videos

Here’s a sampling of some of Karen’s ‘quick health bites’ on nutrition, health and exercise. Click here to check out the current videos from The Health Reporter Minute and The Men’s Health Minute library of topics. More coming soon!

Fit TV | Outsmart the Physiological Triggers to Overeat

VIDEO: Scientists have found that certain foods affect the brain and the way it responds to the hormones that regulate your appetite. Karen Owoc, The Health Reporter, tells you how to outsmart the physiological triggers to overeat.  Producer: Karen Owoc.  Director of Photography: Michael Davich.

‘The Health Reporter’…Now Published on Kindle

The Health Reporter is now available on Kindle via Amazon.com! That means you can access the latest blog posts, videos and recipes wirelessly (no Wi-fi needed). To deliver to your Kindle, go to here.

Fit TV | Potassium Link to Diabetes

VIDEO: New research found a nutritional link that could affect type 2 diabetes — a disease that affects 24 million people and has long-term health complications. Karen Owoc, The Health Reporter, hosts this compact segment of health news in The Health Reporter Minute. Writer/Producer: Karen Owoc.

Get the Disorder in Order with the Right Foods (ADHD)

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is a problem with inattentiveness, overactivity, and/or impulsivity. The number of children diagnosed with ADHD has risen  significantly over the years affecting 3-5% of school-age children. This increase may be due in part to schools testing school children for the disorder whereas years ago they may have just been labeled as “disorderly”. The surge in ADHD cases is also linked to the greater consumption of refined foods and unhealthy fats.  Here are some tips to nourish your child to develop a healthy brain and body.   Continue reading “Get the Disorder in Order with the Right Foods (ADHD)”