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December 2010

Facebook – Friend or Foe

Mark Zuckerberg, creator of Facebook has been named the Time Magazine 2010 “Person of The Year.” Do you have a Facebook presence? If so, you are one in twelve people around the world who do. There are 2,915,000 in Russia, 8,176,820 in Brazil and 145,331,660 users in the US....

Are You Adopted?

If you are adopted, you should know about Betty Jean Lifton who died last month at the age of 84. Ms Lifton was a writer, adoption reform advocate and avid proponent of “open adoption.” She was most known for several books on adoption. Her first book “Twice Born: Memory of...

Weight Watchers Unveils New Plan

Well halleluiah, finally Weight Watchers, diet behemoth has joined the 21st century! They’ve unveiled a plan that “allows” fruits and vegetables on their new “Points Plus” program. As a health educator and weight loss coach, I never could figure out the logic in the original “points plan” that gave people...

Bill Nye Science Guy Faints

Have you ever had low blood sugar? Have you ever been so exhausted that you felt like you were spinning out of control? Well, that’s what happened to Bill Nye the Science Guy when he spoke at USC a few days ago. What happened? According to Nye, he was exhausted...

Fat is a Miracle

When New York Times author Fred Vogelstein’s son Sam suffered more than 100 epileptic seizures a day, the situation called for desperate measures. Who would have thought that a low-carb, high-fat diet would be the prayed-for answer? Who knew that bacon could be good for you? Vogelstein’s research led him...

Pope Condones Condoms

Condoms in one form or another have been around since the dark ages. Early condoms were made from a sheep’s stomach lining, tied off at one end, coupled with a lot of hope and prayer attached to the other. Condoms over the years have either passed or failed. Can you...