Something is holding the ladies of “A Lifetime of Health and Wellness Makeover™” back and it’s time to find out why

Wellness Coach Dr. Gabriela Cora joins “A Lifetime of Health and Wellness Makeover™” to help the women and their trainers dig deeper in their relationships to see what’s holding them back

(Pompano Beach, FL) May 9 2012,  As the journey continues, the bumps in the road keep coming.  The women of “A Lifetime of Health and Wellness Makeover™” and their trainers are getting frustrated with themselves and with each other.  Their goals are in jeopardy so it’s time to bring in a professional to help sort out what is really going on before the relationships fizzle.

Enter Wellness Coach Dr. Gaby, who joins our show in episode 12 to try and get to the root of the problem before it threatens to derail the women completely.  Dr. Gaby works with people who need to hit the ground running while they are leading under pressure and striving to enjoy success and well-being.  A Renaissance woman, she's a medical doctor, board-certified psychiatrist with an MBA, leadership consultant, keynote speaker, and television expert guest.

"I am thrilled to join the A Lifetime of Health & Wellness Makeover team, what a great opportunity to work with these talented ladies and trainers as they share their quest to live healthier and better. I have been a medical doctor for over twenty years and have focused on the full range, from health and wellness to illness and disease. It is a privilege to inspire people to take charge of their health and well-being and to empower them to live their life to their full potential," says Dr. Gaby about her initial visit with the women.

Dr. Gaby touches base with the women and a few of the trainers – and some of the grievances start to air, but she has barely scratched the surface.  In Episode 13, everyone gets to vent and it is surprising what she is able to uncover.  Tune in Mondays at 7am (ET/PT) on Lifetime to watch as the drama between the trainers and their women unfolds, and the professional Dr. Gaby attempts to bring them back together.

Dr. Gaby Cora is the author of's Leading Under Pressure (Career Press, 2010.) She joins the “A Lifetime of Health and Wellness Makeover™” brought to you by “The Balancing Act” on Lifetime as the new Wellness Doctor and Coach.  

About “A Lifetime of Health and Wellness Makeover” Series-

This special series details the six-month journey of four women who want to transform their lives in the areas of health, nutrition, fitness, beauty, lifestyle and empowerment. Partners of the series include Premier Fitness Camp at La Costa Resort, MARATHON®, The American Council on Exercise®, MODA by Sofia, Proskins, LTD, Onnit™ Labs, LLC, StepGym, Chi Living®, Bejo Seeds, Inc., Armpocket™, SDC Nutrition, Inc., Shock Absorber, US Inc. and The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation. The series will air Monday mornings at 7AM (ET/PT) for six months.

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About “The Balancing Act” on Lifetime Television

The Balancing Act, America’s premier morning show, airs weekday mornings on Lifetime Television at 7:00AM (ET/PT).  These days, the modern woman is trying to balance it all and the mission at The Balancing Act is to bring her solutions to help her balance life, career, family and most importantly, herself.  The Balancing Act is a show that’s about women, for women, and trusted by women. 

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Entering its second season, Mission Makeover™ is a special series brought to you by the producers of The Balancing Act® that chronicles the six month journey of three women as they set out to transform their lives. With a panel of nutrition, fitness, style and life coaching experts, the women are given the tools and guidance they need to make significant life changes. Some of America’s best fitness, health and nutrition brands partner with the show to further enhance the experience. Fans can follow along and even start their own fitness makeover journey by logging into the website for in-depth video diaries of the ladies, fitness and nutrition tips and recipes and to learn about innovative products to help achieve a healthy lifestyle. Mission Makeover™ is on a Mission to Health, come and join in!