Today I had an epiphany…actually a few. I was working on my re-launched website, which has been like a never-ending pregnancy, and I was learning about the new administrative panel that had been installed. It was like a lesson in learning Chinese….seriously, I am forever challenged with the daily updates I need in order... Read more
It may be a sign of a mad, mad world, that on the same day that Michelle Obama announced more healthy changes in schools nationwide, and a new study released suggested some improvement in obesity rates among children, age two to five, Taco Bell announced its new Waffle Taco. Amid fast food breakfast wars, I guess I understand the need to... Read more
Some professionals are experts at giving advice; they just can’t seem to personally follow the recommendations themselves. Some professionals may be able to help countless individuals, while unable to clearly recognize or adequately cope with the same issues in their own family members. When it comes to weight issues, food... Read more
No one loves dieting. Sure, if you're successful and drop pounds, and change the shape of your body, you feel amazing. But let’s face it: Even on the best diets that offer a wide range of foods, you are still measuring portions, and trying to figure out just how many grain servings you can have, and those treats you love need to... Read more
If you read the first installment of When conquering obesity leads to eating disorder or even death, you know that an attempt to lose excess weight can often result in disordered eating, or even more worrisome health consequences.
Julia Roberts' half-sister, Nancy Motes, has struggled with weight. From what I can tell, the 37-year-old... Read more