Television

These three quick workouts will carry you through all of the commercial breaks of your favorite half-hour show. Who’s watching you now, GEICO gecko?!?
Even professional cooks make (painful) mistakes in the kitchen. Here’s what we can learn from Giada de Laurentiis’s Thanksgiving knife accident.
The TV guide offers programs for every taste and interest, but that might not be such a good thing. Schedule time in front of the tube carefully to avoid sabotaging health and happiness.
Can posting up in front of the TV damage our health? Research suggests it's not just the tube taking a negative toll, but what we do while watching.

OP-ED: Recently, Nickelodeon received a massive petition calling for stricter nutrition standards for advertising directed at kids. Should Nick’s executives ban commercials for unhealthy food?

The reality is, America is fixated on reality TV shows. So what's the big deal? Find out why we're obsessed and what it means about our personalities.

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Can posting up in front of the TV damage our health? Research suggests it's not just the tube taking a negative toll, but what we do while watching.
The TV guide offers programs for every taste and interest, but that might not be such a good thing. Schedule time in front of the tube carefully to avoid sabotaging health and happiness.
Even professional cooks make (painful) mistakes in the kitchen. Here’s what we can learn from Giada de Laurentiis’s Thanksgiving knife accident.
These three quick workouts will carry you through all of the commercial breaks of your favorite half-hour show. Who’s watching you now, GEICO gecko?!?

After working a late day at the office, nothing sounds better than curling up on the couch, turning on the TV, and chowing down on some food. But that little slice of heaven may be hell on the body.

Contributing writer and pop culture guru Lisa LaValle Overmyer begins her regular looks at the intersections of entertainment and health. This week's topic? NBC's hit weight loss reality show.

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