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Childhood Obesity is Killing America’s Children

Childhood Obesity is Killing America’s Children


According to the CDC, the number of obese children in America has more than quadrupled in the last 30 years. Dr. Cooper explains how we must act now to curb this issue.

Sneak Preview: A New Class of Cholesterol Drugs

Sneak Preview: A New Class of Cholesterol Drugs


Cooper Clinic physicians discuss a breakthrough drug that can help lower cholesterol in some patients.

21 Healthy Habits to do in 30 Seconds or Less

21 Healthy Habits to do in 30 Seconds or Less


Cooper Clinic’s Dr. Riva Rahl lists 21 healthy habits that can be kick started in 30 seconds or less… and last a lifetime.

How to Kick Off Your Weight Loss Plan

How to Kick Off Your Weight Loss Plan


What kinds of weight loss goals and expectations should you set for yourself, and how can you begin your weight loss plan? Cooper Clinic Director of Weight Loss Programming and Staff Dietitian, Molly Wangsgaard, explains.

How Diet and Exercise Improve Men's Fitness Levels, a Case Study

How Diet and Exercise Improve Men's Fitness Levels, a Case Study


Rick Salewske once weighed more than 530 pounds. Today, he’s down 300 pounds, continues to live a healthy lifestyle and is working to motivate others to do the same.

The Effect of Midlife Fitness on Heart Health and Cancer in Men

The Effect of Midlife Fitness on Heart Health and Cancer in Men


Being fit and active can greatly affect a man’s risk of getting cancer and dying from cancer later in life. Continue reading to learn more.

Eating Your Way to Healthy Skin with Antioxidant Rich Fruits

Eating Your Way to Healthy Skin with Antioxidant Rich Fruits


Cooper Clinic Dermatologist Dr. Rick Wilson explains how the skin, your body’s largest organ, is affected both positively and negatively by the food and drink you consume every day.

Avoid These Beauty Habits to Prevent Cancer and Early Aging

Avoid These Beauty Habits to Prevent Cancer and Early Aging


What bad beauty habits do you have that might be damaging your skin? Cooper Clinic’s Dr. Helen Kaporis explains some of the most common beauty habits and how to break them.

Bone Density Scans Offered with Comprehensive Health Exam

Bone Density Scans Offered with Comprehensive Health Exam


A DEXA scan, historically used for bone density scanning, is also an accurate way to measure body composition. Learn about this simple, yet advanced technology.

How Strength Training Can Help Combat Metabolic Syndrome

How Strength Training Can Help Combat Metabolic Syndrome


Metabolic syndrome is a set of risk factors that increases one’s risk of premature death due to heart disease, diabetes or stroke. Increasing muscle mass with strength training can improve these risk factors.

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