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The Doctor’s Get Their “Say” About Rio 2016

  The Doctor’s Get Their “Say” About Rio 2016 by Amy Lignor   The news headlines have been constant; the pictures have been awful. There is no way to hide the fact that our men and women athletes will be walking directly into – not to mention, the rest of the world’s athletes who are […]

Live Longer & Better? U.S.A. Does Not Make the List

  Live Longer & Better? U.S.A. Does Not Make the List by Amy Lignor   We are talking about wellbeing, here. Yes, ours is the country where “streets were paved with gold” and “anyone who has a dream, can make it here.” We have the open rules and laws and kindness to one another, compassion, […]

How Much Has to Happen Before U.S. Says “No” to Rio?

How Much Has to Happen Before U.S. Says “No” to Rio? by Amy Lignor   You cannot ask the athletes. They deserve to go. They have worked so hard; they have dreams they have fought for, and the Olympic stage is THE elite stage they have longed to get to. But…would it really be that […]

Holiday Health: Keeping Treats & Sweets While Dieting

  Holiday Health: Keeping Treats & Sweets While Dieting By Amy Lignor   Can you have yourself a “merry little Christmas” while watching ones who eat mounds of fudge, drink down egg nog, and sit down at a family Christmas dinner and load a platter up so high that it actually looks like they are […]

Orange is the New Disgusting Mess

  Orange is the New Disgusting Mess ~ Amy Lignor   The EPA makes mistakes? Don’t be silly… Oh, wait, what’s that people are seeing out their windows in Colorado and now New Mexico? It looks almost like the sun is setting over the river, sending a burning shade of orange onto the glassy water […]

Are Hospitals Charging Patients Too Much?

  Are Hospitals Charging Patients Too Much? By Burt Carey   Media headlines this week called out 50 specific hospitals for price-gouging after a study revealed their published charge rates are up to 10 times the amount allowed by Medicare. The stories stemmed from a report in the June edition of the journal Health Affairs […]

Mythica blog: Redheads, Minions & Cuteness on Crack!

A friend, Faith Young,  leads an amazing women’s group. One of their tenants is “how can I be of service today?” I told this to another friend and she told me that it sounded like the Rotary club… they also have four guiding principles about service to humanity. I also remembered that my mentor, Kent […]

50,000 Call on Pandora to Stop Ads for Medical Fraud Centers That Mislead Women

50,000 Call on Pandora to Stop Ads for Medical Fraud Centers That Mislead Women UltraViolet Members Urge Pandora to Stop Airing Fraudulent Ads that Target Women in Need of Birth Control, Abortion Services   Nearly 50,000 UltraViolet members are calling on Pandora to pull ads for Bethany Christian Services, a medical fraud center which poses […]

Get Your Circulation Back on Track with StepIt

  Get Your Circulation Back on Track with StepIt   Medical innovations are constant sources of hope for a person suffering from pain. Being able to prolong life, as well as live it as happily and as pain-free as possible, is the goal that brilliant minds are working to achieve each and every day. One […]

Happy Hour With Vegetables

Happy Hour With Vegetables ~ Richard Hudson  When switching to a diet largely composed of fruits and vegetables that is also elevated in protein and fiber, you need to begin by thinking about a substantially increased emphasis on fruits and vegetables. Breakfast is one place to get some fruit. You can have it with oatmeal or […]