Life after Menopause…

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Women typically enter peri-menopause and then menopause in their 40s and 50s. The average age for menopause is 51.1 The transition into this phase in a woman’s life cycle and living optimally thereafter can be ameliorated through diet and physical activity. Embrace life after menopause by following these five tips for living life healthfully.

“Shattered Image”: An Interview with Brian Cuban

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To continue raising awareness of eating disorders, here at EALM we are sharing a very honest and intimate interview with Brian Cuban, lawyer, author of Shattered Image, and brave individual who is sharing his own story of body dysmorphia.

Fresh Press Pickings for April

Click below to stay fresh on Laura’s recent media adventures: The 5 E’s Of Easy Eating Healthy on PageDaily Top Five Servingware Products for a HealthyKid-Friendly Kitchen on MomsTown Laura Dishes on Kiss Feeding with HLN: Meat Your Match: Does Beef Really Kill? on Zeel 9 Ways to Sneak Nutrient-Dense Foods Into Your Diet on Zeel [...]

Bariatric Surgery and Diabetes

Bariatric surgery can reverse Diabetes, but The Endocrine Society recommends people take caution before taking extreme actions.   Two points I found interesting include: Remission in diabetes may be a result of the hormonal changes in the intestines after bariatric surgery. “Observational studies have suggested that weight loss surgery can rapidly improve glycemic control and [...]

Michelle Obama says Let’s Move!

Laura’s Take on the Let’s Move! Campaign. Listen to Laura talk with Rita Cosby on wor710.com on 2/1/2012 or via podcast. As a leader Michelle Obama is in a unique and powerful position to empower Americans to live healthier lives. She can influence food companies to provide less processed, higher quality foods to schools and [...]