Category Archives: Health and wellness

“Big Brother Redux”

 “Big Brother Redux”http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/10470060/    Your papers Please!!! Under a revised city code passed by the Board of Health, most medical laboratories in New York will be required to electronically forward the results of thousands of blood-sugar tests to the city … Continue reading

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Beats the hell out of living under a bridge!

Small is "in" with these days of "big". Smaller homes can be beautiful and functional, more livable, cozy, homey, enjoyable, low maintenance, and easy to clean. Smaller homes can be more affordable and socially responsible than the current trend of … Continue reading

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SUPERFOOD

Wild Oats – 20 Superfoods   1.       Beans: 2.       Lentils: 3.       Blueberries: 4.       General Berries: 5.       Cranberries 6.       Citrus fruit: 7.       Cruciferous vegetables 8.       Cultured dairy products: 9.       Eggs: 10.    Green leafy vegetables: 11.    Nuts: 12.    Oats: 13.    Olives and … Continue reading

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What, No cheeseburgers?

Foods that fight disease- • Apples  • Broccoli  • Carrots • Fish  • Garlic and onions  • Kale  • Legumes  • Multi-grain breads  • Raspberries  • Red wine  • Soy beans   • Tomatoes

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Boy, this really bums me out!

WASHINGTON – Pessimistic, anxious and depressed people may have a higher risk of dementia, U.S. researchers reported Thursday.  A study of a group of 3,500 people showed that those who scored high for pessimism on a standardized personality test had … Continue reading

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Wow, Makes me hungry just hearing this!

Rare Disorder Causes Endless Hunger Prader-Willi Sufferers Struggle With Uncontrollable Appetite Mar. 31, 2005 – For Maribel Rivera, the sound of an ice cream truck in her Los Angeles neighborhood is like torture. Just the sound of the music sends … Continue reading

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Pope Vs Terry Schiavo – Oh the ironic possibilities!

VATICAN CITY – Pope John Paul II is getting nutrition from a tube in his nose, the Vatican said Wednesday, shortly after the frail pontiff appeared at his window in St. Peter’s Square and managed only a rasp when he … Continue reading

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Diabetes News Or Fattys Beware:

Diabetes News:  Obesity Raises Diabetes Risk Up to 80 TimesPeople who are obese are up to 80 times more likely to develop diabetes, a leading health charity said on Friday. In Britain, which has the fastest growing rate of obesity … Continue reading

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How can I miss you if you won’t go away?

More than a year after Sarah Nome was deemed healthy and given her discharge papers, the 82-year-old woman stubbornly refuses to leave her hospital bed.                ..\..\Health\Woman refuses to leave the hospital.doc

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