Age of Enlightenment

Age of Enlightenment

You can’t turn on your TV these days without seeing at least one commercial for a product that promises to turn back the clock by erasing your fine lines and restoring your youthful appearance. In fact, the concept of anti-aging, or reducing the outward signs of growing older, has spawned… Read more...
JaQuitta Williams

JaQuitta Williams

JaQuitta Williams, 38, has been a TV news anchor and reporter for nearly 20 years. Last year, she decided to make a transition in her career, leaving her job at WSB TV to pursue a career in acting and singing. JaQuitta's change in direction began in July 2007, when she… Read more...
My Best Self: Dr. Jeffrey Semel

My Best Self: Dr. Jeffrey Semel

Dr. Jeff Semel, D.C., a graduate of Life University, has been helping patients in many areas of health and prevention for the past 17 years. Dr. Semel says he is realizing his vision for health and wellness by offering advanced anti-aging medicine at Atlanta Medical Institute. Among his areas of… Read more...

Breaking Bread

Many people just assume that if it says “wheat” on their bread’s packaging, it’s healthy, but there’s more to it than that. Here, we answered your bread questions to help you select the healthiest kind of bread. Q: What kind of wheat bread should we be eating?A: Choose wheat bread… Read more...
Vein, Vein, Go Away

Vein, Vein, Go Away

The worst part of developing leg veins—pain, swelling and itching symptoms aside—may be losing self-confidence. Genes are the No. 1 reason people get vein issues. Other causes are pregnancy and obesity, says Jana Emmett, PA-C, clinical director of VeinInnovations. Feel good about showing your gams again after one of these… Read more...

5 Tips for College-bound Students

College-application season is here, and graduation will be just around the corner soon! Make sure your student is ready to move on to the next level by following these critical steps. 1. Make another appointment with the guidance counselor.It’s crunch time. Your student should make certain that all of the… Read more...

Dewy Skin Is In

The changing colors and shorter days are reminders that the summer sun is now gone and fall is upon us.  The moist air that left your skin feeling soft and supple in the warmer months is now turning cool and dry.  In turn, much like the leaves outside, the skin’s… Read more...
Hair Help

Hair Help

Hair Help For You 1. When booking your appointment with your stylist, remember you’re not just paying for a hairstyle and color, etc.  You’re paying for the knowledge they should readily give to help you become more educated on how to deal with your hair problems and provide you with… Read more...
Fast Fitness

Fast Fitness

Your fitness routine can be the first thing to go when you’re juggling the demands of the workplace, home and school deadlines. But don’t get lost in the frenzy or give up on your health goals. Here are four strategies to help you find calm and ensure you’re looking and… Read more...
The Tony Gonzalez Foundation’s Shadow Buddies

The Tony Gonzalez Foundation’s Shadow Buddies

When the Atlanta Falcons finalized the trade for Kansas City Chiefs tight end Tony Gonzalez in April, the team brought more to the city than a renowned professional athlete with a record-breaking, 12-year NFL career that includes an unprecedented 10 trips to the Pro Bowl. The Falcons also introduced Atlanta… Read more...