Dr. Michael Roizen, MD

Bio

Michael F. Roizen, MD, a Sharecare Editorial Advisory member, is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Williams College, Alpha Omega Alpha graduate of the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, and is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Internal Medicine. In 2007 Dr. Roizen was named the Chief Wellness Officer (the first such position in a major healthcare institution in the United States) for Cleveland Clinic, and Chair of its Wellness Institute. Dr. Roizen co-founded RealAge and chairs its Scientific Advisory Board. He is 68 calendar years of age, but his RealAge is 47.9. He and Dr Oz have authored 8 NY Times bestsellers between them, and three separately, including 4 #1 NY Times Bestsellers, including RealAge, Are You As Young As You Can Be, YOU: The Owner’s Manual, YOU: On A Diet, the Owner’s Manual for Waist Management, and YOU Staying Young, the Owner’s Manual for Extending Your Warranty.

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  • Cleveland Clinic

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  • Dr. Michael Roizen, MD - Cleveland, OH - Internal Medicine

    What are some different parenting styles?

    Different parenting styles include Marshmallow Mom, Iron Mom and Flexo Mom. Watch the video as Dr. Mike Roizen and Dr. Ellen Rome describe the pros and cons of these different parenting styles.

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    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has written an article:

    The Sound of Music Therapy

    If you ever wondered whether the sound of music could help protect your health, consider the life of Maria von Trappe—“Louisa” in The Sound of Music

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    Tasty and Relaxing Stress-Relievers That Work NOW

    Everyone knows that when the Incredible Hulk feels stress, he turns into a raging, green monster. But when you worry about money, work, relationships, family

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    How to Beat Claustrophobia and Other Anxiety Disorders

    Comedian Steven Wright once deadpanned, "I'm getting an MRI tomorrow to see if I’m claustrophobic." (Next week we'll talk about MRIs -- and yes, there are

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    Happiness Rx: Use Your Strengths

    In the movie The Martian, astronaut Mark Watney, played by actor Matt Damon, uses perseverance, ingenuity and a wicked sense of humor to survive the red

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    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has written an article:

    Happiness is Powerful Medicine

    When Pharrell Williams croons Happy you gotta smile! The melody and words seem to make his positive feeling positively contagious. Investigators from Warwick University in the UK would agree,

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    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has written an article:

    6 Ways to Switch on Your Healthy, Happy Genes

    Ready for the DNA do-over guaranteed to keep you slimmer, happier and protected against cancer, heart disease and the common cold? No test tubes required—all

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    Are low-fat salads healthy?

    Choosing a low-fat salad sounds like the healthier option. But is it? In this Treadmill Talk, Sharecare expert Dr. Michael Roizen explains why a little bit of fat can help your body absorb the salad's nutrients. Read More
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    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has written an article:

    Your Parenting Style Is Important

    Iman Shumpert, the Cleveland Cavaliers interestingly-coifed forward, has his own playing style. And he uses it to help create a smooth-working offense. Noah “T

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    Don’t Let Your Teens Vape

    The Breathe Youth Media Awards (formerly Hackademy) are given for smoking in films. In 2015 Bill Murray won for the PG-13 rated St. Vincent, in which

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    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has written an article:

    Turn Off Cravings and Turn On Your Appetite

    The Hunger Games series dished up a movie annually from 2012 to 2015 to satisfy its fans’ craving for yet another dystopian story of girl power (Jennifer Lawrence

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    What Is the Difference Between a Good Carbohydrate and a Bad Carbohydrate?

    The difference between at good carb and a bad carb is how fast that carb raises your blood sugar. In this video, internal medicine specialist Michael Roizen, MD, explains the difference, and provides multiple examples of both types of carbohydrates.
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    Will Eating Carbohydrates Make Me Fat?

    Eating simple carbohydrates can make you fat, because they are easily turned into sugar; as opposed to healthy carbs, like vegetables, fruits and 100% whole grains. Watch as internal medicine specialist Michael Roizen, MD, explains the difference.
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    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has posted a video:

    What Are Good Sources of Odd Omega Fatty Acids 3, 5, 7 and 9?

    Each of the odd omega fatty acids 3, 5, 7 and 9 have healthy food sources you should include in your diet to enjoy the benefits of these nutrients. In this video, internal medicine specialist Michael Roizen, MD, shares some of these food sources.
  • Dr. Michael Roizen, MD - Cleveland, OH - Internal Medicine
    Dr. Michael Roizen, MD has posted a video:

    What Should I Know About Odd Omega Fatty Acids 3, 5, 7 and 9?

    The odd omega fatty acids 3, 5, 7 and 9 are all healthy for you! Watch internal medicine specialist Michael Roizen, MD, explain the amazing benefits of these important nutrients, and the various foods you should include in your diet to get them.