Non-fiction weight loss story

| March 20, 2013

“A Working Man's Road to Weight Loss” is a book about Mike Sammons, an over-the-road truck driver who lost over 200 pounds without using surgery, drugs or special dieting plan.

One of the good dispatchers

| March 18, 2013

"On the totem pole, drivers and dispatchers are at the same level” in many trucking companies, says Tim Bell II, the dispatcher Wendy Parker interviews in this story.

Health tip: Move in the morning

| March 18, 2013

Start an early morning exercise routine.

Bitten — by more than the trucking bug

| March 13, 2013

" The spiders in South Texas are so big they strap saddles to them and put them in rodeos. Small children who make a scene by screaming for Starbucks in the food court are fed to them."

Video: Werner driver recounts life-saving response

| March 12, 2013

Mark Randall, driving for Werner Enterprises, tells his story of averting a likely highway tragedy when a motorcyclist crashed in front of him.

Doc’s advice: ‘Eat more color’

| March 11, 2013

Overdrive correspondent Wendy Parker reports from her yearly visit to the doc with some helpful tips for diet, activity levels and overall health.

Health tip: Eat hearty cereal

| March 11, 2013

To prevent high blood pressure, start each day with a bowl of whole-grain variety cereal.

Freightliner building driver community around combined websites

| March 06, 2013

ATBS' Matt Amen talks Freightliner's Team Run Smart and future plans for the site.

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