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The Role Of Health And Wellness Habits In The Pandemic

What is the impact of our eating and exercise habits and how can we improve our general health moving forward?

Allison Lee


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The Center for Disease Control and Prevention announced that COVID-19 was the third leading cause of death, after heart disease, and cancer.

What has the pandemic taught us about our health as Americans? And, how can we seize our second chance at healthier living as we come out of the pandemic?

And, this is the first full week that vaccines have opened up for all adults in Texas. Dr. Jill Weatherhead of Baylor College of Medicine to unpack the latest information on efficacy and vaccines for children.


Catherine Kruppa

  • Registered, licensed dietitian and wellness coach of Advice For Eating.

Bob Talamini

  • Exercise Physiologist, board-certified by the American College of Sports Medicine
  • Trainer at The Houstonian Club


Dr. Jill Weatherhead

  • Assistant Professor in Tropical Medicine and in Infectious Disease at Baylor College of Medicine

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