health

Health walk, blood drive hosted at GATS

| August 20, 2013

The TSG hosts its annual health walk at GATS beginning 11 a.m. Friday at the TA Petro booth -- find Friday and Saturday times for the blood drive at the TSG booth here.

The jump rope blues

| August 16, 2013

"Sometimes, being healthy on the road is more dangerous than you'd think."

TCA hosting health fairs at TA/Petro stops

Overdrive Staff | August 15, 2013

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) will sponsor free health fairs at 18 TravelCenters of America/Petro Stopping Centers  across the United States. Reflecting the theme Make Your Destination Another Birthday, these events will take place on ...

Skin cancer: What you need to know

| August 12, 2013

A general understanding of what to look for and how to prevent it is your best defense in fighting the disease.

Cellulitis: What it is and how to avoid it

| July 25, 2013

Preventing this skin infection is a simple matter of good skin care -- attending to an infection quickly once it's present, however, can be crucial in preventing development of bigger issues.

Things you should know about heart attacks

| July 17, 2013

Several risk factors you may not have been aware of, from respiratory infections in those with ongoing heart disease to long-term stress of dense traffic.

A night at the movies

| July 05, 2013

"Before I was able to extricate myself from the building, I was compelled to buy a $50 tub of popcorn."

Alternative two-wheeled transport and fitness on the long road

| June 25, 2013

Prime driver and cyclist Mario Almendarez shares strategies for cycling routes and fitness motivation on the road to better health.

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