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Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth
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Exercise rates tick up among adults
Get on the exercise bandwagon

How much should you exercise? The guidelines are straight-forward. According to federal health authorities, adults should perform at least 150 minutes a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity or 75 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity. Aerobic activity (exercise that gets your heart rate up) should be performed in episodes of at least 10 minutes... Read more »

What the phase-out of trans fats means to you
A Fat to Forget

In June, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced it will ban artificial trans fats from the food supply. The ban, which will be phased in over three years, could prevent many fatal heart attacks and will help reduce the risk of coronary heart disease. What’s so bad about trans fats? Numerous studies show trans... Read more »

High heels look good but...
The short side of high-heel shoes

High-heel shoes seem to getting higher and higher. But women who love the look should know their fashion choices may come with a price. A new study shows that wearing high heels can strengthen the ankle initially but leads to weakening and instability over time. The study’s conclusion, published by Korean researchers in the International... Read more »