Advertisement

Can the length of my commute affect my weight?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine
The longer your commute to work, the worse it is for your health. In this Treadmill Talk, Sharecare expert Dr. Michael Roizen reveals how far you have to drive each day to increase your risk of becoming obese.

Continue Learning about Obesity

How to Outsmart Your Obesity Genes
How to Outsmart Your Obesity Genes
Not a lot of size 6's in your family? Well, then, here's the simple trick to outrunning your obesity genes: movement. In a study of people geneticall...
Read More
When should I call my doctor if I am obese?
Riverside Health SystemRiverside Health System
If you are obese, call your healthcare provider if: you have diarrhea due to your treatment for obes...
More Answers
What are common questions a family doctor gets from both men and women?
Univ. of Nev. School of Medicine, Family MedicineUniv. of Nev. School of Medicine, Family Medicine
Patients frequently ask family doctors questions related to improving their overall health. It's com...
More Answers
Is Individual Education Alone Enough to Stop Obesity and It's Effects?
Is Individual Education Alone Enough to Stop Obesity and It's Effects?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.