Healthy Eating – Part 2

Let’s continue our discussion about healthy eating by allowing me to introduce another critical component of our diet – fiber.  As I talked about in the previous article, this is arguably the best time of year to start eating better.  Local fruits and vegetables are in season, and farmers markets are filled with growers, chefs…

Healthy Eating – Part 1

It’s almost officially summer and I’ve finally come out of hibernation, ready to write about nutrition and fitness again.  This is my favorite time of year and I become more motivated during these months to adopt a healthier lifestyle.  I typically maintain the same high level of fitness throughout the year, but during the spring…

Exercise and Type 2 Diabetes

My name is Lisa Lenertz and I am both a scientist and exercise enthusiast.  Kevin and I share the same desire to expose others to the value of exercise and good nutrition in hopes that people will lead longer, healthier and more fulfilling lives.  Kevin achieves this through personal training and I am a biology…