Misty Bell

Great Rides

| July 08, 2010

I had two great rides on the fat-tire bike this week. One was a rural 15-miler out of West Salem, Wisc. The other was an urban 20-miler through Minneapolis. They were both on trails ...

Coming back

| July 05, 2010

Since my heart problem 48 days ago I have followed doctor’s orders and not run. He told me that I could bike or walk, just not run. There are days when I fought back the ...

Finding Places

| June 14, 2010

It is not easy to find safe places to exercise near truck stops.  Truckers News is trying to help. We are compiling a list of trails near truckstops. If you know of any please get ...

Come walk for your health

| June 11, 2010

The healthy truckers are at it again. The Trucking Solutions Group Driver Health Council, who put on the health walk in Louisville earlier this year will, along with HTAA and our Fit for the Road program, ...

Take charge and do something

| June 11, 2010

I will never try to convince you that a marathon runner is healthier than a 5k runner. An elite marathon runner will be out on the course running hard for more than 2 hours. An elite ...

Feeling lucky

| May 20, 2010

“Mr. Clark, you’ve had a heart attack.” Whoa! Those aren’t words anyone looks forward to hearing from a doctor. It can’t be. I run 25 miles per week. It’s not fair. Fair? He was telling me ...

Sleep apnea problems discussed

| May 13, 2010

Trucking industry leaders and sleep medicine professionals gathered to find solutions to deal with sleep apnea in trucking.

Ferro: Many ways to cut fatigue in crashes

| May 12, 2010

Administrator said reduced fatigue could be accomplished through research, programs, events, education, and targeted outreach and intervention.

Misty Bell

Misty Bell is the managing editor for Truckers News magazine.

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