Hooked - (Stacia Naquin)
Updated: 10/11/2013 - I'm SO CLOSE to being able to do a pull-up. So my trainer introduced something new into my training.
Colorado's obesity rate is the lowest in the country, but it's plumping up.
The rate has grown from eight-point-four percent in 1991 to 16-point-five percent in 2002.
The highest obesity rate is in West Virginia, where it's 27-point-six percent. The rest of the Southern states are close behind.
The C-D-C's Ali Mokdad attributes Colorado's low obesity rate to
He says the great weather keeps Coloradans outdoors exercising. The state's mountains, parks and rivers attracts athletes who love to ski, climb and run.
And Coloradans have the money to spend on organic foods and health-club memberships.
But Mokdad warns Colorado isn't immune from factors making the obesity rate rise everywhere. Machines do the heavy chores that used to keep us moving. Food is coming in supersized portions. And many Americans don't exercise.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - Even if you don't plan to workout on your vacation, you may be surprised at the calories you're burning without even trying!
Updated: 06/18/2013 - We did a quick helicopter tour of the Black Forest burn area. Someone asked why the video looks shaky.
Updated: 05/20/2013 - Two weekends left to catch one great show!
Updated: 05/14/2013 - I'm still focused on meeting my goal of doing a pull-up. And I'm almost there! But I'm always getting this question: