Encouraging Dads to Get on Track to Better Health – 4
Narrator: This is NIH Health Matters. I’m Joe Balintfy. Small changes to dads’ eating and exercise habits can make a big difference in health.
Rodgers: Eating smaller portions may help dads control their weight.
Narrator: Dr. Griffin Rodgers at the National Institutes of Health also recommends adding physical activity.
Rodgers: Consider a brisk walk after dinner with your family, weight training with a buddy or playing basketball with co-workers or on a local team.Narrator: He reminds that dads should start with a level of activity that they feel is doable and slowly increase the frequency and intensity of their exercise. For more information on how dads can get on track to better health, visit the website win.niddk.nih.gov. Health Matters is produced by the National Institutes of Health, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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