June 17, 2013
Last week was National Men’s Health Week. Guys, does this sound like you? Ladies, does this sound like the man in your life? You work out pretty regularly and you’re not what you’d call overweight, but every time you go to the doctor, he says your bad cholesterol levels are through the roof. We know that high cholesterol contributes to heart disease, the leading cause of death in men. So what do we need to do to truly turn these numbers around? Men’s Health contributor and sports nutritionist Dr. Chris Mohr joins us with some answers. 12-time Olympic medalist Dara Torres is joined by President Elect of the National Association of School Nurses, Beth Mattey to bring us important information about protecting our children from meningitis. Morning sickness affects the majority of pregnant women for at least part of their pregnancy. OB/GYN Dr. Shannon Clark, M.D., MMS —Associate Professor in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston, joins us to share tips for managing morning sickness and info on the first FDA-approved treatment for morning sickness in more than 30 years. Whether you are a brand new parent or have teenagers leaving the nest in a few short years, MomRN has advice, support, and encouragement to help you on your journey through parenthood. MomRN is walking right alongside you on this path, with two teenage kids of her own. Her expertise has helped thousands of parents as they strive to be the best parents they can be. Join MomRN and her expert guests each week for practical advice for raising a happy, healthy family.