This week on Healthy Edge Radio (brought to you by World Gym Rochester and World Gym Greece, just $10 month):

  • Our guests were:
    • Sarah Nazarian, Mother, Teacher, Runner, diagnosed with Lupus 23 years ago and guest author of our new Healthy Edge 'Why I Run' series
    • Marisa Zeppieri-Caruana, Journalist, Author, 2015 Mrs. New York USA , diagnosed with Lupus at age 23 and creator of, one of the fastest growing Lupus non-profits in the world.
  • This week's question from 'John H’s Gym Bag', brought to you by Stuart's Spices, was, “How do you get better, ie; faster at running?" Sarah shares her thoughts with John H, beginning at the 16:24 mark of the podcast.
  • Our Healthy Tip of the Week, brought to you by Rochester Fitness & Cycling was: "be your own advocate for your healthcare." hear the conversation beginning at the 34:24 mark of the podcast.
  • In our new segment on CrossFit, brought to you each week by Monroe County CrossFit, we talked about the other benefits of CrossFit, aside from it just being a great workout, and introduced the newest Challenge at MCCF, be part of a test group and get 8 weeks of CrossFit for just $49! (email me at if you would like to be a test subject)
  • Other segment sponsors were:

Listen to the episode that aired Sunday, August 28, 2016 on Fox Sports 1280AM Rochester by clicking on the audio player below: