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What Is Living? What You Do, Or What You Do With What You Have?

Riva Greenberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

All I have to do now is think "living" and I pause. I feel my insides slow and warm and I am overtaken by a deep respect for what I witnessed.

Is Diabetes Worth The Work? Just Wait 'Till You Hurt Your Foot

Riva Greenberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

My painful sleepless night put every diabetes-foot horror into my head. Will I get gangrene? Will they have to amputate my foot? How will I exercise without my foot?

Preventing Diabetes on a Budget

Erin N. Marcus, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Erin N. Marcus, M.D.

By all accounts, Frances Vasquez ought to be a diabetic. By participating in a ground-breaking study, she learned how to make exercise and a healthy diet an integral part of her life.

Do We Need a 'Fattitude Adjustment?'

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

In my public speaking, I routinely note that obesity remains the last bastion of socially acceptable prejudice in our society. I keep waiting for the statement to become obsolete, but it hasn't happened yet.

Kudos to Jamie Oliver for Leading the American Food Revolution

Tabby Biddle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tabby Biddle

Jamie Oliver is on a mission to change America's diet. After airing a four-hour TV series aimed at improving school lunches, he got the British gov't to allocate $1 billion to revitalize their school lunches.