Twenty-six-million Americans and more than 7-million kids work to control Asthma every single day. Dr. Lori Bethke from Entira Family Clinics
stopped by to tell us how it’s diagnosed, how to treat and manage it.
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.
Dr. Gary Goldish wanted to help his wheelchair-bound patients at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Hospital
to get a better quality of life. So he teamed up with a few engineers to create a new kind of wheelchair that could do just that.
If you've got a paper plate and a a towel, you can do a workout! Ali Holman from CoreCamper.com
stops by to show you how to turn your home into a gym!
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.
Ready to be shocked? 1 in 4 woman over the age of 18 deal with a leaky bladder but Dr. Lisa, Founder of Wayzata Cosmetic Surgery and Spa
, says it doesn’t have to be that way. She shares some funny quotes, why it happens and most importantly how it can be fixed.
After twenty-two years of marriage, Wendy Biel from Minneapolis, found herself facing a big change. An unexpected divorce turned her life around. It was then that Wendy wanted what she called, “a re-boot” and started working on changing herself on the inside and the outside.
Spring is here and it’s time to get our botties in shape! Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
is here to help with their 2nd
annual Fit Fest. Owner of Bodies by Burgoon
, Jason Burgoon, stops by to show off moves to help us get in shape for summer and Shopping Editor of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Allison Kaplan
, fills us in on all the Fit Fest Fun.
Having good posture is not only good for your spine, it can also help you look 10 pounds slimmer. Annalicia Lynn, founder of www.yogaandpilatesonline.com
stopped by to show us how to get posture we can be proud of.
The stretching Twins players do before the game is more than just eye candy, they’re stretches that are critical to a player’s success. And they’re stretches that can set the rest of us up for success too. TCL Fitness Expert Nancy Stoneberg stopped by to help us warm up for the Twin’s home opener.
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 woman there are many health issues that we have to tackle. From painful periods to menopause and everything in between. Owner of Healing Insight
and our Holistic Health Expert, Senia Mae, stops by Twin Cities Live to show how acupuncture can help.
Boxing is a great way to get in shape. Ali Holman from Corecamper.com
showed us five boxing moves to get in shape, and then a few different styles of active swimwear perfect for summer fun.
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.
Sixteen years ago the month of March officially became National Colon Cancer Awareness Month
. Since then, patients, survivors and advocates have been working to educate people about this often silent disease. But every year, nearly 140,000 people are diagnosed.
Finding time to work out with a young child in the house can be tough. Ali Holman from CoreCamper.com
shared five exercise moves to do WITH your baby.
Hundreds of TLC viewers entered to win our I Love Lasik contest with Joffe Medicenter
in Minneapolis, and our winner was a dad who does it all from St. Michael. Jason LaZalla didn’t even know he was entered to win the contest, but his wife wanted him to undergo the procedure as a thank you for all he’s done for his family. TCL’s Kelli Hanson was there before and after his Lasik procedure and just one day after Jason was seeing 20/20.
Many pints of beer – Green Beer, to be exact – will be consumed on St. Patrick’s Day. Fitness expert Nancy Stoneberg shows us how to enjoy that beer and not feel guilty about it with what she calls “Five on the Floor.” It’s five moves you can do in just five minutes.
If you’re looking for a fresh start in 2016, it’s not too late. In fact 175 people across Minnesota and Western Wisconsin have taken on a challenge to do just that and more. They signed up for the Seattle Sutton’s Slim Down Challenge and have lost over 2,000 pounds total in just 8 weeks. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson caught up with two women on the program who are hopeful for the grand prize, a healthy new life and $5,000 cash!
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!
It’s one of the hottest beauty trends of 2016, Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture. This is a natural facelift just using acupuncture needles. Our holistic health expert and owner of Healing Insight
, Senia Mae, stops by to show off how it works and why it’s before no matter your age.
Bet you never thought you were actually getting a workout hauling in groceries, right? Twin Cities Live Fitness Expert Ali Holman from CoreCamper.com
& author of #StrongGirl shows us how we don't need pricey equipment to get a great at-home workout...using just grocery bags! This is a fun way to diversify your workout, challenge your body in a new way and get results!
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.
With busy schedules and limited time to spend at the gym, you want the exercises you do to have the most impact on your results. Twin Cities Live Fitness Expert Ali Holman from CoreCamper.com
& author of #StrongGirl shows us 5 moves that will CHANGE your body.
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.
We all have a lot of things to remember, there's our kids, school activities...hopefully a date night here and there. It can be easy to forget about taking care of ourselves.
TCL Fitness Expert and personal trainer Nancy Stoneberg shares five jumping exercises you can do at home to help you spring into spring!
The most romantic day of the year is just around the corner but are you and your honey having trouble making those moments enjoyable for both of you? Our sexpert and founder of Wayzata Cosmetic Surgery & Spa
Dr. Lisa Ohman Erhard stops by with her prescription for romance.
Dragon breath, halitosis, whatever you call it, it stinks. We're talking about bad breath and Dr. Scott Shamblott, from Shamblott Family Dentistry
stopped by to help us all get rid of it.
More than 10 million people have Fibromyalgia, a chronic disorder of widespread muscle pain, according to The National Fibromyalgia Association
. Our Holistic Health Expert and owner of Healing InSight
says there is relief in acupuncture when it comes to pain. After the first visit you’ll feel relief for a short amount of time but the more you go the more relief you’ll feel.
Forget the jewelry, forget the chocolates, don't even think about buying those flowers. Instead during this month of love work up a sweat with your partner, exercising together of course.
If you had freckles as a kid, they may not be as cute anymore as an adult. That’s’ because we adults call them sun spots or even better, age spots. Thanks to a treatment called Broadband Light Photo Rejuvenation, those age spots could disappear in 2 weeks. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson introduces us to Bonnie Bina from Minnetonka. She didn’t think her sun spots were that dark, until she had her first BBL Treatment
at Carillon Clinic
in Golden Valley. We were there when she saw her before and after pictures for the first time.
"Squat challenge" and "push-up challenges" are all over social media these days. They are short time commitments and can feel easy to do. But our fitness expert, Ali Holman from CoreCamper.com, shares her version of those challenges. And this one takes five minutes.
There's one thing nearly every woman, and a lot of men, have in common it's called cellulite. A lot of people think working out and eating right will get rid of it, but can it? TCL reporter Kelli Hanson went in search of the answer. She asked the Dermatologist at Zel Skin & Laser Specialists
and says what she found could be the one thing that will smooth out those lumps and bumps.
According to ABC News
, the weight loss industry in the United States brings in $20 billion a year. Every diet fad claims they can help you lose the weight and keep it off for good. But are they right for you? TCL fitness expert Nancy Stoneberg
There’s a new craze that is catching on with folks looking for a new workout routine. It’s called Aerial Fitness. The classes use a silk hammocks that hang from the ceiling. They serve as your “equipment”. They are not just for acrobats and you don’t need any experience to do it. The Aviary in Minneapolis
has students that range in age from 9 to 72. They offer a variety of options, including Fly Fit Classes and Air Yoga classes. They even do special events for mother/daughter outings and date nights. It’s a low impact workout that you will feel and no matter your skill level, the instructors walk you through every move and help you when it’s needed. We wanted to see what it was like for a newbie, so we sent Emily to give it a try.
If you can’t get to a Yoga class or maybe you don’t like large group classes, the founder of www.yogaandpilatesonline.com
is here to help you reset your workout and what you think of exercise in 2016. Her new website brings the yoga class into your own home.
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.
When it comes to weight loss don’t you wish there was a magic pill? Owner of Wayzata Cosmetic Surgery and Spa
, Dr. Lisa, says she may have found the next best thing, a program called HCG Weight Loss.
Many people resolve to get in shape in January. Our fitness expert Ali Holman from CoreCamper.com
says only last 8 days before they give up. She stops by with a quick exercise routine to get you back on track and foods to eat post-workout too.
Dr. Jaime Davis from Uptown Dermatology and SkinSpa
in Minneapolis shares her take on new drugstore products to keep your skin moisturized, including in-shower treatments and lotions that are sprayed on 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.
Making a New Year's resolution is easy, but sticking to it can be tough. Owner of Healing InSight
, Senia Mae, says there is a way you can actually follow through with your goals… it's acupuncture.
Millions of people make New Year’s Resolutions and nearly half of those people try to commit to losing weight. Dr. Lori Bethke from Entira Family Clinics
stopped by to tell us why keeping your mind health is just as important as keeping your body healthy.
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!
Many people make New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, but it can be tough to get started. Our fitness expert Ali Holman
is focusing on one particular area: those dreaded love handles. She showed four easy and effective moves to help get rid of those handles, and shared a recipe for a homemade trail mix that’s healthy and perfect for snacking on throughout the day.
There are a lot of questions that come up when you are having a baby. Where should we deliver? What is that going to be like? What should we name him or her? But the one topic that they might be forgetting to focus on is breastfeeding.
Now that we’re not all basking in the glorious summer sun, you may have started to notice a few dark sun sports on your face. Preventing them begins with sunscreen, but in our Ask the Dermatologist series, Kelli Hanson takes us to Zel Skin and Laser Clinic
in Edina where they’re actually studying how to get rid of the them.
Keeping the kids active in the winter can be tough, especially if the weather isn’t cooperating. Ali Holman, owner of CoreCamper.com and author of the new book #StrongGirl stops by to share a few of her favorite moves for the kids and treats too.