Figure Facts® For Life!

Carl Marella, Cross Fit Personal Trainer & Coach and Roberta discuss the ins and outs of Cross Fit, the benefits, potential risk and how to avoid injury....

Matthew Taylor, PhD, RD, Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Kansas Medical Center and Roberta discuss the latest research from the Hoglund Brain Imaging Center and how diet intervention trials for Alzheimer’s prevention, treatment and optimal brain aging are linked to nutrition....

Roberta and Jean LaMantia, RD, Cancer Survivor, Clinician, Author and Speaker, discuss how Jean’s Cancer Risk Reduction Guide, can help you navigate cancer survivorship and reduce your risk of recurrence. Roberta will ask about Jean’s newest book which addresses one particularly troubling problem for survivors – lymphedema....

May 23, 2019
Roberta and Lara Field, RDN and owner of FEED Nutrition Consulting, gives real practical information about Food Allergy Awareness and the importance of discerning the symptoms and arming yourself for your life and the lives of your loved ones....

May 1, 2019
Roberta and Lori Welstead, RDN unearth the most elusive symptoms of Celiac Disease that often go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed, how to get properly screened if you feel you may be gluten intolerant, and what gluten-free products would be right for you. ...

April 19, 2019
Roberta and Prof. Christy Tangney Ph.D., FACN, CNS at Rush University Medical Center shed light on the role of the Mediterranean Diet for those with Parkinson’s Disease in Parkinson’s Awareness Month. The recent research and how people living with Parkinson’s Disease can slow it’s progression through proper nutrition....

April 19, 2019
In Sjogren’s Awareness Month, Roberta covers the commonly overlooked symptoms, how to get diagnosed and dietary interventions with Steven Taylor, CEO of the Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation (SSF) and Tara Mardigan, RDN, SSF medical advisory board member and author of “Real Fit Kitchen.”...

April 14, 2019
On this episode of Figurefacts for Life, Roberta speaks with Doug Spreen, Certified Personal Trainer for Andy Roddick and Head Athletic Trainer for the USA Davis Cup Team, about the importance of proper hydration for mental acuity, and how water is not the only thing that matters in your body’s hydration equation....

April 10, 2019
Spring is in the air and for all of us that’s a cause for celebration! This week, Roberta speaks with Tera Fazzino, PhD, Associate Director of the Cofrin Logan Center for Addiction Research and Treatment, on how to enjoy spring time spirits without sacrificing your health!...

April 4, 2019
Roberta Jenero, welcomes James B. Adams, Ph.D. President’s Professor at Arizona State University and the President of The Autism Nutrition Research Center discusses nutrition research breakthroughs in prenatal prevention of autism and proper diet and supplementation in the management of autism....

March 29, 2019
On this episode of Figurefacts For Life, Roberta and Judy Manisco connect on their clinical experience and share how one client lost 125 pounds and never went hungry....

March 27, 2019
This week on Figurefacts For Life, Roberta Jenero welcomes Jill Hamilton-Reeves PHD, RDN from the University of Kansas to lend her expertise during Colon Cancer Awareness Month and to talk about the right foods to help prevent it....

March 22, 2019
On this episode of Figurefacts For Life, Roberta Jenero speaks with Heather Gibbs, PHD, RD from the University of Kansas, on the importance of nutrition literacy and how disease prevention is directly correlated to the foods we eat....

March 19, 2019
On this episode of Figurefacts For Life, Roberta Jenero speaks with Valencia Ray, MD, a ‘Science with Soul’, Mind-Body physician, who has a truly holistic lifestyle approach to general health, vitality, and well-being....