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Healthy Eating During the Holidays: Live Twitter Chat

Meeting: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:00 PM

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Chatting Tips

  • You must have a Twitter account to participate.

  • Log on to and search hashtag #WtTip or go to, and enter #WtTip.  

  • Be sure to include the hashtag in your tweet. ( will do this for you.)

  • Submit questions in advance through Twitter or Facebook.  

  • Chats last 30 minutes.

  • If you're not on Twitter, "like" us on Facebook to get chat transcripts.


twitter logoJoin us on the last Wednesday of every month for live Twitter chats with obesity and weight control experts – including surgeons, physicians, researchers, dietitians and exercise physiologists – from The Miriam Hospital. Use hashtag #WtTip to join the conversation.

Chats begin at 12 p.m.

Upcoming Chats

Wednesday, October 23
Healthy Eating During the Holidays

Want to lose weight? Join experts from The Miriam Hospital each month for a live Twitter chat about any and everything involving weight loss and weight management, from exercise and nutrition tips to advice on food intake to the pros and cons of different weight loss strategies. Use hashtag #WtTip to join the conversation. Chats begin at 12 p.m. 

This month’s chat features Kimberly Maloomian, RD, LDN, lead dietitian with The Miriam Hospital’s Center for Bariatric Surgery, who will take questions and share strategies for healthy eating as we approach the always tempting holiday season. 

 The Miriam Hospital offers the area’s most comprehensive obesity treatment program with expertise in all aspects of weight control, including bariatric surgery, medical weight management and behavioral research.

Transcripts From Past Twitter Chats

Surviving Summer Without Derailing Our Diet
A live Twitter chat with Kim Maloomian and Sara Metro, dietitians with the Center for Bariatric Surgery

Online Tools Can Help You Lose Weight and Stay Fit
A live Twitter chat with Graham Thomas, a research psychologist with the Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center

Medical Weight Loss, Nutrition and Exercise for Weight Management
A live Wednesday Weight Day tweet chat with Vincent Pera, MD and nutritionist Terry Jerominek

Wednesday Weight Day Twitter Chat, February 2013  

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