Imagine never being able to eat a cookie, donut or muffin ever again. A small percentage of the population, about 1%, can’t. That’s because they’ve been diagnosed with something called Celiac Disease. And even though it doesn’t affect a large number of people, being restricted at the dinner table or at a restaurant can be challenging. In this Be Well with TCL, Kelli Hanson shows us how one woman hopes to change that, with an idea inspired by a 9-year-old boy.
If you own a stability ball, is it in your closet and deflated? Either it’s because you don’t know what to do with it or you’re afraid of falling off! In Be Well with TCL, we tackle the Stability Ball and the founder of www.yogaandpilatesonlins.com
, Annalicia Lynn stopped by to help!
If you’ve ever had a sunburn, which most of us have, it is not a fun thing. When you’re younger, the sun can make your skin glow, but as we age, sun damage can creep to the surface leaving behind dark and unsightly brown spots. So in today’s Be Well with TCL, we Asked the Dermatologist, “Can you reverse the damage?” TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson found out the surprising answer.
Millions of Americans are hiding a big secret. It’s called Incontinence. For those of you who don't know what that is, consider yourself lucky. That's because it affects more than 13 million people in this country and your girlfriends, they aren't talking about it. But as TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson found out, a new device called ThermiVa
is helping women feel more secure and a little more sexy.
If you want to make it big in the rowing world, like make the Olympic team, you've got to call the small town of Princeton, New Jersey home. The town of just 16,000 people is where Olympic rowers live, work and train.
First comes love, then comes a brain tumor. It's reality for a Minneapolis woman who has become an inspiration for people across the nation -- after sharing her families journey of real love, a life that isn't lemons turned into lemonade and what's it like to grieve a husband's death.
, the wife of Minnesota Twins pitcher, Glen Perkins, is the author of a memoir, “Running Home”. It focuses in on her struggles with finding her own identity, along with the self-doubt and anxiety she is conquering which collimated after having kids. Alisha stops by to share how running helped her find her voice.
Medifast Centers was started in the 1980s by a doctor. The idea behind the program is to teach people the right way to eat healthy and better. It’s that ongoing support that worked for two people in particular. They are both in the medical field. They liked that the science behind the program.
Over 67-million people suffer from seasonal allergies and one of the biggest culprits is pollen. According to the website www.pollen.com
, Minnesotans better buckle up because we could start seeing some of the highest pollen counts in the country.
We send TCL reporter Kelli Hanson to all kinds of workout classes. There was the Pole Dancing class, she's done a stroller workout and we even made her suspend from ropes. But she recently took a class she hasn't stopped talking about.
In early April, TCL’s Kelli Hanson had Lasik Eye Surgery at Joffe Medicenter. But instead of just telling us how quick and amazing the procedure can be, Kelli took us inside the procedure room to check it out.
As a kid, out in the sun, the words sun damage never came up. But as we age, the lasting effects of sun damage create brown spots, uneven skin tone and fine lines and wrinkles. And a new treatment called Halo
could erase all of it with as little as one treatment. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson takes us to Urban Retreat Med Spa where a Prior Lake mom says has the treatment given her back that youthful glow.
There are a lot of new fitness trends available these days. SoulCycle is super popular, you've got Hot Yoga and everyone's doing CrossFit. But you’ve probably never tried this workout. That’s because you can only find it at Paragon Pilates
in Edina. We sent TCL’s Kelli Hanson there to check out the new Bodhi Suspension System. There are several suspension workouts out there, but this one is different. Kelli shows us why!
If there was a treatment out there to shrink our tummies, get rid of cellulite and make us feel amazing in a bathing suit, a lot of women and men would all get in line.
Be Well with TCL is all about health and wellness and every Monday we tackle a different health issue. We’ve talked about everything from getting rid of age spots, to cellulite, now we’re tackling acne.
Yoga isn’t only great to improve your flexibility, it can also do things like lengthen and strengthen our legs and help to detoxify your body. The founder of www.yogaandpilatesonline.com
, Annalicia Lynn, stopped by to show how certain poses can do just that.
A 30-minute dance class can burn between 130 and 250 calories, about the same as jogging. In Be Well with TCL, Kelli takes us to Arthur Murray Dance Studio
in Edina where she found out; young and old, dancers are getting in shape in losing weight.
If your hands have been taking a beating in this dry cold winter air, imagine that feeling being there 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. That’s how 7.5 million people live every day because they’re living with psoriasis. A lot of people may think it’s just a skin condition, but it starts underneath the skin and is a chronic disease of the immune system. This this Be Well with TCL, Kelli takes us to Tareen Dermatology in Roseville where they’re using lights and lasers to help heal your skin.
Concussion. It’s becoming the buzzword in sports circles over the last few years. And it’s not all talk. Things have changed. The NFL along has made 40 rule changes and that has decreased concussions by 34% since the 2012 football season.
If last year’s resolution didn’t work, don’t blame yourself, blame the resolution! Statistically, most of us will fall off the resolution wagon before the end of January. But TCL regular and Fitness Expert Nancy Stoneberg says being specific and realistic when seeing that new goal will ensure you don’t give up!
Charles Dicken’s Classic story “A Christmas Carol” is one of the most well know Christmas Stories ever written. There are versions of it on screen and on stage, but at New Century Theatre in Minneapolis, it’s being told in a whole new way. Not only does this version take place in Minnesota, it’s in a bar. It’s called “A Don’t Hug Me Christmas Carol” and as TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson shows us it’s a heartwarming story of friendship, good health and the best medicine…laughter.
Menopause is something that every woman has gone or will go through. What happens to your body when it goes through Menopause? Dr. Lisa Ohman Erhard from Wayzata Cosmetic Surgery & Spa stops by to explain more and show us what we can do to help ease the symptoms.
It’s that time of year where we all want to tackle dry winter skin and Kelli checked out a facial that will keep your skin super hydrated this season. She’s at Rejuvenate Skin & Laser Clinic
where she also found a treatment that gets ride of fine lines and wrinkles, but acts faster and lasts longer then Botox!
It’s the time of year when you aren’t exposing as much of your skin. You still need to pay attention to the health of your skin and check out those sun spots and moles that could lead to skin cancer. That is the lesson that Darin Hill found out when he paid a visit to Carillon Clinic
Whenever your child is in a group with other children, there is one thing you can be pretty sure of. If one kid gets sick you know there are going to more from the group getting sick too.
Nearly two million people suffer from foot pain – or plantar fasciitis. Fitness expert, Nancy Stoneberg
, gives us the tools to treat the condition at home.
In this edition of our Be Well with TCL series, reporter Kelli Hanson learns all about bioidentical hormones.
Alicia Vitalis from Rogers and Marci Holley from Excelsior both swear by Carillon Clinic
for their clear skin and have been going there for years. They say it has changed their life forever.
One of the top allergies that people react to is peanuts. Every 3 minutes a food allergy reaction sends someone to the hospital and the reaction can include stopping breathing. It’s something parents should think about with kids back in school.
When you look at yourself in photos, do you notice the fine lines and wrinkles on your face? Zel Skin and Laser Specialists shows us their advanced skin care technology they offer that gives you picture perfect skin.