With active lives put on hold by the pandemic, many people stuck at home have put on unwanted weight, and doctors say it could take more than just diet and exercise to shed it; CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
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Doctors Say Patients May Need More Than Diet, Exercise To Shed Unwanted Pounds Gained During COVIDWith active lives put on hold by the pandemic, many people stuck at home have put on unwanted weight, and doctors say it could take more than just diet and exercise to shed it; CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Study Finds Evening Exercise May Have Extra Health BenefitsWhen is the best time to exercise? A new study finds people who work out in the evening might be getting more bang for their buck; Bradley Blackburn reports for CBS2.
Study Suggests Tai Chi As An Effective Way To Reduce Belly Fat In Middle AgeAs the country continues to open up, many are looking for ways to lose what's being called the "COVID 15" -- the weight many people gained over the past year. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says a new study finds tai chi could be a good option.
Health Experts Offer Advice For Individuals Experiencing Weight Gain During PandemicIn college, there's the Freshman 15, but during the pandemic, the weight gain has been much more for a lot of people. Nutrition, hydration, sleep and exercise have been put on the back burner, and it's having an impact on our health; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
As Pandemic Continues, CDC Says Nearly 20% Of Children In US Are ObeseThe so-called "Quarantine 15" has turned into a weight gain of 25-30 pounds for some of the youngest Americans, ushering in real health concerns for children; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Take-Out, Delivery The Plan For NYC Restaurant WeekLocal business owners are hopeful the public will be enthusiastic about the annual event, despite the coronavirus pandemic. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Experts Offer Advice For Getting Back To Healthy Habits Changed By COVID-19 PandemicWith lives so completely changed by the COVID-19 pandemic, many have let healthy habits go by the wayside, but can back to the office mean back to better health? CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Researchers Find Connection Between Exercise Benefits For Pregnant Women, Breast MilkWe all know that exercise is good for your health, and that breast milk is good for babies' health. Now researchers have found that the benefits of exercise in moms-to-be can actually be passed along to their baby in breast milk; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Max Minute: Can Sweat Transmit The Coronavirus?How can you safely stay in shape during the coronavirus pandemic? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Huntington Promotes Town Diet To Combat 'Quarantine 15'By now, chances are you’ve heard of the "COVID 10" or "Quarantine 15." Maybe you’ve gained the pounds. To help their neighbors get healthy, a group of professionals from Huntington wants to put the whole town on a diet. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Coronavirus Cleaning: Shutdown Of NYC Subway System Begins OvernightThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority plans to shut down overnight subway service Tuesday night for the first time in 115 years, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo says there’s no way to know when the service will return. CBS2's political reporter Marcia Kramer reports.
Coronavirus Update: Are Cyclists, Joggers Being Safe As Weather Warms Up?Sunny skies on Tuesday brought out crowds at parks and trails on Long Island, but are people safely socially distancing and is the warmer weather a cause for concern? CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Coronavirus: CBS2's Kristine Johnson, Donors Pay Thanks To Valley Hospital's WorkersCBS2's Kristine Johnson has several personal connections to Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, N.J., and she's putting a spotlight on several donors helping support the medical staff risking their own lives in the fight against COVID-19 coronavirus.
Coronavirus Strain: Quarantine Has Some Relationships Feeling Like 'I Love You, Now Go Away'Most families are still cooped up and quarantined at home, and in some households, it's taking a major toll on relationships. CBS2's Charlie Cooper reports.
Coronavirus Update: More Health Care Workers Speaking Out For Personal Protective EquipmentNurses rallied outside Harlem Hospital on Monday morning demanding greater access to critical equipment including N95 masks. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports.
#ThanksForDelivering Trend Showing Support For Delivery Staff Amid COVID-19 Coronavirus RisksSome delivery workers have been finding, notes, cards, food and even tips left out for them from people saying 'thank you' to those risking their health to deliver everything from food, to medication, to mail. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Coronavirus Update: Medical Workers Share Look Inside The 'Medical Warzone'Both for the living and dead, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn has reached its maximum capacity in the unprecedented coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Coronavirus Update: New Jersey Gov. Murphy Updates On COVID-19 MeasuresGov. Phil Murphy shares an update on the latest numbers and measures in the fight against the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus & Sports: High School Athletes Get Creative To Stay In ShapeSchools across the Tri-State area are closed because of the outbreak of COVID-19 and that means that high school sports won't be played any time soon. As CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports, high school athletes are finding new and creative ways to stay fit.
Social Media Helping People Stay ConnectedCBS2's Chris Wragge and Blue Bloods actress Bridget Moynahan try the Push Through Challenge that's sweeping social media and helping people stay connected during the coronavirus shutdown.
Health Expert Offer Tips For Staying Well While Working From Home“Everybody’s going to be in sitting postures, having text neck," chiropractor Dr. Joseph D. Salamone said to CBS2's John Elliot. "These people really need to make precautions and live a healthier lifestyle while we’re in this quarantine state.”
Coronavirus Update: People Turn To Virtual, At-Home Workouts After Gyms CloseWith people forced to stay in their homes, fitness routines are interrupted -- or are they? CBS2's Alice Gainer shows us how people are getting their blood pumping.
Coronavirus Update: New Yorkers Get Out To Enjoy Fresh Air As Many Work From HomeAre you feeling cooped up during the coronavirus pandemic? With schools closed and so many people working from home, you may need a break for fresh air; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Coronavirus Update: New Rochelle Students Settle In For Classes At HomeThey're calling it "distance learning," but the name alone is not the only big change in the education of the COVID-19 hot zone's children. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.