Health & Fitness

Home/Health & Fitness

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com March 20, 2015

By | 2016-09-25T19:44:49+00:00 March 20th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, #drivingthenation, #louannhammond, car buying tips, Driving tips, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good Morning Warren and friends Last week's chat was so much fun with all of chiming in about your favorite snack in the car that I wrote an article; Top ten healthy snack foods to eat in the car on a road trip on Driving the Nation. So, today the question is what is the [...]

Top ten healthy snack foods to eat in the car on a road trip on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:59+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Categories: #drivingthenation, #louannhammond, Driving tips, Featured, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, Newsletter, Top Ten, Travel & Leisure|

What is your favorite food to eat while driving? What about things to pack on a road-trip? It was the question on the last Washington Post chat line and there were plenty of answers. Many of you will remember driving around in a station wagon. The whole fam damily packed into a station wagon. I [...]

Bosch’s Billions in mobility and connectivity on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:59+00:00 February 10th, 2015|Categories: #drivingthenation, #louannhammond, #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Bosch, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Featured, Health & Fitness, Newsletter, Suppliers, Technology, Video|

Mike Mansuetti, President Bosch North America talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about acquisitions and new products Bosch brought out in 2015 at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). From Bosch: The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility [...]

Less bug-spattered windshields are not a good thing on Driving the Nation

By | 2016-09-25T19:44:50+00:00 October 29th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Canada, drivingthenation.com, Emissions, Environment, Featured, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, lou ann hammond, Newsletter, Politics|

By Stephen Leahy Scientists have linked both the collapse of bee populations and the stunning decline in bird and bat numbers to a new generation of insecticides called neonicotinoids. It gets worse: these widely-used nerve poisons are also considered the main cause of a general collapse of insect life since the mid 1990s. Bug-spattered [...]

U.N. Summit was a environmental failure on Driving the Nation

By | 2016-09-25T19:44:50+00:00 October 26th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, drivingthenation.com, Emissions, Environment, Europe, Featured, Health & Fitness, Newsletter|

By Stephen Leahy BONN, Oct 22 2014 (IPS) - The 410,000 people who took to the streets for climate action in New York City during the U.N. Climate Summit would have been outraged by the 90-minute delay and same-old political posturing at the first day of a crucial round of climate treaty negotiations [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com October 17, 2014

By | 2016-09-25T19:44:50+00:00 October 17th, 2014|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Car accessories, car buying tips, Driving tips, drivingthenation.com, Featured, Health & Fitness, lou ann hammond, Newsletter, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good Morning Warren and friends Ebola and Amazon and how you can help by shopping Do you shop on Amazon? If so, you can help get the word out to people in third world countries about Ebola. Many of the people in Liberia and Sierra Leone and other countries that are fighting Ebola are beyond [...]

How you and Amazon can teach the poor about Ebola on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:09+00:00 October 16th, 2014|Categories: Africa, Automobiles and Energy, Charities, drivingthenation.com, Ebola, Featured, Health & Fitness, lou ann hammond, Newsletter, Technology, Travel & Leisure, Video|

Do you shop on Amazon? If so, you can help get the word out to people in third world countries about Ebola. Many of the people in Liberia, Sierra Leone and other countries that are fighting Ebola are beyond poor, they live without electricity, they are illiterate. It does no good to hand them a [...]

World’s Last Remaining Forest Wilderness at Risk on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:10+00:00 October 12th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, drivingthenation.com, Emissions, Environment, Featured, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, lou ann hammond, Newsletter, Technology|

By Stephen Leahy UXBRIDGE, Canada, Sep 5 2014 (IPS) - The worlds last remaining forest wilderness is rapidly being lost “ and much of this is taking place in Canada, not in Brazil or Indonesia where deforestation has so far made the headlines. A new satellite study reveals that since 2000 more than 104 million [...]

Climate change produces poverty and hunger on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:16+00:00 August 12th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, drivingthenation.com, Emissions, Environment, Featured, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, lou ann hammond, Newsletter, Politics|

Stephen Leahy "You cant climb out of poverty if you have to rebuild your home every other year." -- Harjeet Singh UXBRIDGE, Canada, Jul 22 2014 (IPS) - Extreme poverty and hunger can be eliminated, but only through far greater efforts to reduce carbon emissions that are overheating the planet and producing punishing droughts, catastrophic [...]

Call for Moratorium on New Oilsands Until Climate

By | 2016-09-25T19:44:50+00:00 July 14th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Emissions, Environment, Health & Fitness, Politics|Tags: , , , , |

By Stephen Leahy A moratorium on any new oilsands expansion is imperative given Canada's failure to assess properly the total environmental and climate impacts Canadian and U.S. experts say in the prestigious science journal Nature. Even with a moratorium, it will be tough for Canada to meet it's international promise to reduce CO2 [...]