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5 Reasons You Should Meditate Every Morning

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 06.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

Whether you're looking for ways to de-stress and find balance in your life or simply searching for clarity and direction, meditation, or the act of fo...

8 Signs Your Gas Station Food Isn't Safe

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 05.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

By Elisabeth Leamy Gas stations now make more money off of food than they do from gas, in terms of profit margins. In fact, many should really be c...

CARA Becoming Law Proves Our Astonishing Potential

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 05.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

CARA's passage into law represents Congress and our nation at its best. Bipartisan. Analytical. Idealistic. Compassionate. Yes, we can still be all those things here in America.

Learn CPR... This Is Why

Margaret Marshall | Posted 05.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Margaret Marshall

As people watched our story unfold on the news and on social media, many have contacted me to say they registered for CPR training, making me wonder, "How many others will Gerow save with his one act?"

Attitude Check

Margaret Marshall | Posted 05.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

It is the attitude of well-being that will allow you to keep your new size, image, and improved health. It is this attitude that will carry you throughout your life-long journey.

Chewing the (Dairy) Fat With Dr. Mehmet Oz

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 04.22.2017 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Medicine and the media are in some ways like a celebrity marriage: of widespread, seemingly irresistible interest; and routinely on the brink of disaster. Neither union, nor the prevailing fascination with it, is apt to go away soon.

Celebrity Advice

Sandy Thomas | Posted 04.20.2017 | Arts
Sandy Thomas

In 1992 I was in the movie Equinox, starring Mathew Modine. I was cast as a waitress in the Villa Capri restaurant, where a big shoot-out took place between the twin brothers (both played by Matthew Modine).

Can Charlie Sheen Help in Winning the Battle Against HIV?

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 02.22.2017 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

People are already interested in reading about and watching celebrities. Using their life experiences and health journeys as an expository case study not only is stealth public health education. Charlie Sheen did a good thing and has given us a platform. Let's use it.

Is Eating Healthy Really More Expensive?

Margaret Marshall | Posted 01.25.2017 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

If the price of fresh, nutritious food in your grocery store upsets you, learn to shop seasonally. I ask my clients to shop for what's in season in their part of the country. Those items will have a lesser price tag, and be fresher than items being shipped a long distance.

Where Is the Fun in Healthy Eating?

Margaret Marshall | Posted 12.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

My definition of healthy eating is eating food that is enjoyable to you in the quantity that is good for you. While we understand that a food such as broccoli is healthy for you and the quantity that is good for you can be very large, it also means that cake may be enjoyable to you, but the quantity that is healthy for you is small.

Keep Adding Birthdays

Margaret Marshall | Posted 11.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

The guidelines for healthy living do not change as you age, but your tolerance to food or desire to eat does. You've made it to this age, now keep at it and add to those birthdays by doing the following:

What Emotions Do You Eat?

Margaret Marshall | Posted 10.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

As I begin working with new clients, very often I hear, "Margaret, I'm an emotional eater." I ask them, "What emotions do you eat?" Emotional eaters...

Woman Drops 238 Pounds and Inspires Others to Lose Weight as a Motivational Speaker

Janice Celeste | Posted 10.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Janice Celeste

Coleman began losing weight on her own naturally, even though her doctor told her that she couldn't lose over 200 pounds without surgery. Coleman replied to her doctor, "Oh, I will do it," and she did.

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Dating After a Breakup

Sheila Blagg | Posted 07.22.2016 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Dating is different than it used to be, and you truly may not know what you are looking for at first. Take time to figure it all out before you get serious with someone new.

5 Suggestions on How to Deal With the Stresses of the Ex's

Sheila Blagg | Posted 06.25.2016 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

There really isn't a class that you can take, or a way to mentally prepare for all of the ups and downs that can occur when dealing with your significant others ex, specifically when it comes to their children.

Divorce and Shame. Why?

Sheila Blagg | Posted 06.19.2016 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Going through a divorce for the most part no longer carries the stigma it once did, but the toll it takes on you remains the same. My entire life I've only known what it's felt like to have the word "Divorce" attached to me.

Doctors Have a Moral Responsibility to Discuss Alternatives to Conventional Medicine

Michael Finkelstein, MD | Posted 05.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Michael Finkelstein, MD

A growing number of scientific studies underscore the need for more training in and, by extension, dialogue about alternatives to conventional medicin...

My Talk With Zoey Mendoza Zimmerman

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 05.15.2016 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

Having lunch at a Panera in New Jersey, Zoey Mendoza Zimmerman could be your fun neighbor; the one who organizes all the cool parties, and knows the best gossip. Talking about her life after the murders, she says, shaking her head, "I'm living a Lifetime Original Movie. How did this happen?

Americans Deserve Open-Minded Discourse on Medical Options

Michael Finkelstein, MD | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Michael Finkelstein, MD

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), half of America suffers from at least one chronic illness; chronic illness causes 70 percent of de...

Oz, to Ozymandias: Science, Soundbites, Symptoms and Systemic Disease

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 06.27.2015 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Enough already about Dr. Oz. Whichever side you happen to be on, we might collectively acknowledge that much of the noise being made about what is, at...

Dr. Oz Comes Out Swinging Against 'Mysterious' Critics

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 04.23.2015 | Media

Dr. Oz has some harsh words for the 10 doctors who have called for his ouster from Columbia University over allegations of lax ethics and "promoting q...

Columbia Faculty Members Offer Partial Defense Of Dr. Oz In USA Today

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 04.23.2015 | Media

Last week a group of 10 top physicians called for Mehmet Oz's dismissal from Columbia University, where the celebrity doctor currently serves as vice ...

Unjust Attacks Against Dr. Oz

Joel Fuhrman, M.D. | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Although Dr. Oz and I may not agree on all issues, I always expect a fair hearing, with a consideration of the evidence supporting my view. His flexibility to consider options other than drugs should be respected.

I Was On The Dr. Oz Show. Here's The Problem With The Wizard Behind The Curtain

Gabriel Arana | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Gabriel Arana

Dr. Oz is not a dumb guy. He has an undergrad degree from Harvard and both an MBA and a medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a professor in Columbia University's surgery department. But fame and money have turned the accomplished Turkish-American cardiothoracic surgeon into a cross between a game-show host and an infomercial spokesperson.

Here Are 7 'Miracle' Products Dr. Oz Had Peddled

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.27.2015 | Media

Last week, 10 physicians penned a letter to Columbia University's dean of health sciences and medicine calling for the university to oust Dr. Mehmet O...