Alright, so it’s been a month since you made that New Year’s resolution focused on reaching a healthy weight. How’s it going? Be honest with yourself. Have you been staying strong, trying a little bit or completely forgotten about it? Maybe it’s time to revisit your goal. First, evaluate why you aren’t sticking to […]
About Christy Kirkendol Watson, M.D.
Dr. Christy Kirkendol Watson is the Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of the LiveLight Clinic. She is a medical weight loss specialist and founded the LiveLight medical weight loss clinic so she could focus on helping patients actualize long term health by achieving and maintaining weight loss. Dr. Christy Kirkendol graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed her residency at St. Vincent Internal Medicine. She is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine and a Member ASBP and The Obesity Society. She and her husband live in Zionsville, Indiana with their children.
Entries by Christy Kirkendol Watson, M.D.
If you’re stretched for time and can’t make it to the gym for a workout, try one of these apps and start sweating at home. Nike Training Club Nike Training Club is a free app with workouts ranging from 15 – 45 minutes depending on the time you have. Workouts also range depending on ability […]
The New Year brings hope and promise of being a better year, which motivates many people to make resolutions. Making the resolution is the easy part … keeping them is the hard part. Here are some tips to help you stick to your goals. Write your goals on sticky notes and put them where you’re […]
“What’s up with protein powder? What is it? Who needs it?” I’m glad you asked! Protein powder is a growing fad and many people are jumping on the bandwagon. We’ll tell you all about what it is and who needs it in their diet. Protein powder is a powdery mix that turns into a drink […]
Just when we think the snow has gone away for good, Mother Nature blows it right back in. However, it’s important to stay active during the colder months too in order to maintain a healthy body weight and healthy blood pressure. Not only that, but it helps improve your mood which is often affected by […]
‘Tis the season for runny noses and sore throats. It’s easy to just brush it off and keep going on with your day, but not taking care of those early cold signs can lead to more serious illnesses. When you first feel your throat getting scratchy and your head hurting, take these precautionary tips to […]
Meet Dario, our Patient of the Month as he shares his weight loss journey at the LiveLight Lifestyle Medicine…
Sugar. It’s addictive and something we all need to consume less. It’s the worst added ingredient that can contribute to a variety of health problems. Sugar is often hidden in the food and drinks we eat and drink – including some items we think are healthy. It’s important for you to know what sneaky other […]
Did you know that 1 in 11 Americans today has diabetes? Despite its prevalence, diabetes is an invisible disease. It affects men and women, people young and old, and people of all races, shapes and sizes. Often there are no outward signs from the 29 million Americans who fight this chronic illness every day. That’s […]
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