Thu, 30 August 2007
Eating Well Magazine's Nicci Micco Reveals 8 Foods That Trigger Most Allergies. Dr Melina & Esther Blum Discuss Their New Books
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On tonight's show, Dr Fitness and the Fat Guy get the skinny about food allergies from Nicci Micco, Senior Editor with Eating Well magazine. Nicci said that any food can cause an allergic reaction but 90% of the time one of the Big 8 Foods is the trigger...Do you want to know what those Big 8 foods are? I bet you do... They are: milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, fish or shellfish. How's that for some good information. Eating Well magazine is a great resource for great information about food and eating well. I promise you that you will not find better photographs in any magazine, I don't care about the genre. Check out the Eating Well website www.eatingwell.com and subscribe to their free email newsletters and check out the amazing cookbooks and other great stuff on this site. And please don't forget to subscribe to the magazine you'll love it. We are so pleased that Nicci will be coming back on the show regularly to share her insight about all things food.
And you Sex and the City fans you are going to love Esther Blum's new book "Eat Drink and Be Gorgeous: A Nutritionist's Guide To Living Well While Living It Up." Esther is a registered dietitian and holistic nutritionist practicing in New York City. Ladies this is more than a diet book it is a lifestyle book. Esther gets into everything from choosing the right vitamins to natural hangover and PMS cures to livening up your love life. Sure you great information about eating from Esther but as a bonus you gain a deeper understanding of your body and learn how to achieve greater balance in your life. Check out Esther's website www.eatdrinkandbegorgeous.com
And what a treat it was to have Dr Melina Jampolis on to discuss her new book "The No Time To Lose Diet." You might remember Dr Melina from Fit TV's Diet Doctor show that airs almost daily it seems. Did you know that Dr Melina is a board certified internist and physician nutrition specialist (one of only 200 people in the country)? Pretty impressive. Dr Melina has been making the rounds on all the shows like Regis and Kelly and our show. She has released a line new protein bars and she is going to the Emmys to share her bars with those celebrities who need a protein boost. Check out her website www.drmelina.com for her blog, her bars and her book.
Kathie Larkin dropped in for her usual insight and energy. You know Kathie as the host of Real Savvy Moms. Real Savvy Moms is a great show for moms that is available on most Public Broadcasting Stations around the US and online. Remember Kathie is one of the top feet and legs model's out there... she is so hot she got to be a body double for Alyssa Milano in that Veet commercial that is on TV 24 hours a day. Be sure to check out Kathie's website www.getkathie.com. Also check out her hosting skills on www.RealSavvyMoms.com.
Remember we are now on every morning in Michigan. On radio station WKNW. They asked us to create a Dr Fitness and the Fat Guy "Wellness Minute." So now a new Wellness Minute runs on that station each morning at around 7:40. Each Wellness Minute features the doctor and I going over 5 of his best tips on a given wellness subject like: losing weight, getting in shape, living a healthy lifestyle, etc. We're working on ways to make those tips available to all our listeners. If you have a favorite radio station that you think would benefit from our Wellness Minutes send them an email telling them about it and who knows maybe you can hear us everyday too.
Also once again, I need you to please do me a favor. My nine year kid Max made his radio debut in his new show "Kid Power Radio." This is a great show for your kids. It is kind of like a kids version of David Spade's "Showbiz Show" on Comedy Central or Entertainment Tonight mixed in with a little Wayne's World. Max recaps the week in entertainment and gives his take and review of what he liked and didn't like on TV, at the movies, video games, in books and in music and even restaurant reviews. Please go to his site and download the show for your kid. He had a big show recently he interviewed Meatwad from Aqua Teen Hunger Force on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim. And if your kid sends Max an email he'll read it on the air next week. The show can be found at www.kidpowerradio.com and you can email Max at RadioStarMax at Yahoo.com. Your encouragement is greatly appreciated. Thanks to you his show is rocketing up the charts!!!
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