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A Three-Step Plan To Lowering Health Care Costs

(6) Comments | Posted August 2, 2011 | 8:17 AM

Throughout the recent budget deficit dialogue, there is one issue that needs to remain at the top of the agenda -- health care spending.

There is a reason why the U.S. spends two- to four-times more on health care than European and Asian countries -- chronic disease. The rising...

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On Turning 65

(4) Comments | Posted January 12, 2011 | 12:39 PM

The big event for me this past week was turning 65. "The Dr. Oz" show was dark -- that means not taping shows, so had the freedom to travel on my birthday. The authorities in the USA force you to face reality. I thought: Why remind me? I eat healthy,...

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Why Health Coaching Will Create American Jobs

(25) Comments | Posted December 10, 2010 | 3:37 PM

Every now and I then I give up playfulness and edginess to be serious -- God forbid.

Yes, I relish coaching individuals (and through email large numbers) to health. But I'd like to tell you why more people need to enjoy that orgasmic experience of helping others get healthy....

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Thanksgiving 2010: 11 Tips to Keep You Fit From Thanksgiving to New Year's (PHOTOS)

(37) Comments | Posted November 23, 2010 | 7:17 AM

Many people I coach as either patients or as the Enforcer on the Dr. Oz show ask how to make it from Thanksgiving to New Year's day without gaining weight or waist. Here are some of my best tips and dishes to keep you light. For dishes for the big...

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Hormone Therapy: Why Hormone Replacement Could Save Your Life, Not Threaten It

(246) Comments | Posted November 10, 2010 | 7:30 AM

We wouldn't blame you if the latest round of horror story headlines about hormone therapy (HT) and breast cancer inspired you to flush your pills. Scary? Absolutely. But less so and in fact even misleading when you know three things.

Yes, we beg to differ strongly that...

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