If you can believe the studies and I do, in recent years, there has been a sharp rise in the incidence of a number of common cancers. One cancer about which there is little awareness is mesothelioma. Please take a moment to learn about my friend Heather Von St. James and her triumphant battle over this […]
I recently received a bottle of the brain supplement Happy • Calm • Focused or HCF. Like most Gen-Xers who’ve been inundated over the last 25 years with a nauseating cocktail of marketing hype and scare journalism, I’m skeptical about, well, everything. It’s all those product recalls. There’s been so many over the years, I’ve grown numb […]
Thanks to Mari Farthing and Stephanie Clinton, community managers for Oklahoma Women Bloggers, several local bloggers recently had an opportunity to attend a presentation on Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage. Natural Grocers is a Colorado-based health food chain that opened in Oklahoma City last fall. I was still recovering from a nasty bout of the […]
“If I walked into a city, the world that I see is fat, sick, tired and unhappy. Everyone’s eating food that makes them five minutes happy, and for hours sad…” Is diet the disease of Generation X? Is there an obesity epidemic in America? Check out the latest video from Ben Coomber TV.
It’s not easy keeping my kids fueled up. They stay so busy with schoolwork and a variety of extracurricular activities and they are always hungry. I’m always worried about their nutrition and whether they’re getting enough of the right stuff. To ease my mind, I depend a lot on high protein drinks. I really love […]
There use to be a billboard in Oklahoma City promoting heart health that said something like, “His sudden attack began 10 years ago.” It indicated that long-term lifestyle choices or the lackthereof contributed to the unfortunate event. Yesterday, Iconowach, the mini-publication of Iconoculture, the leading global consumer research, which reports on what consumers are doing and why, […]