“The end result is everybody’s happy because everybody can get health insurance [but] who’s going to pay for it? That’s the big question,” said Keith McCurdy, a New York-based partner with law firm Fox Rothschild, which works with employers on their benefits plans. “In the past year, insurance premiums went up to begin covering some of the requirements of health-care reform. As more of those requirements develop, he said. READ MORE…
Sometimes We Get to Give Back
Posted on: June 28, 2012
Many of our parents are “stuck” in the TV / magazine / newsletter generation. They’re simply not aware or comfortable with the google / email generation … and WOW! are they missing out. So much information is at our fingertips about just about anything, including newer advances in medical care – or latest information about older treatments. WE see these details in our daily lives … but our parents remain blissfully unaware of many of these incredible discoveries.READ MORE…
How Much of Life and Health Do We GRAB?
Posted on: June 28, 2012
BULLETIN:The Supreme Court has ruled that ObamaCare is constitutional in all respects. No matter how much you agree or disagree, your “health” care will now be guided and directed by rules from Washington. We’ll be addressing more of these concerns over the next many months, showing you how to stay healthier … the BEST way to need less “medical” care! READ MORE…
Some Doctors Read Books and Some Doctors Write Books. Does it matter?
Posted on: Jun 28, 2012
Here’s a real tragedy in our humble opinion: some folks rely on the well-meaning but UNinformed opinions of others – family, friends, neighbors, even doctors who are not specialists in specific areas of practice – to decide NOT to seek information on certain treatments. “Well, that might help others, but YOUR condition is different.” “I read on the internet that there’s LOTS of side effects!” “I heard about a fella who tried that and … he didn’t make it.” “I’ve never heard of something like that – sounds weird to me!” “I’ve heard about this other doctor … he’s at the new medical center, and he’s so nice.” Enough said? READ MORE…
Dr T asks … in a Memorial Day PICKLE? You might be!
Posted on: May 25, 2012
You’re busy, we know – a lot of plans to get done for this weekend to have all the fun you hope for. So we won’t take long to introduce you to our new web presence. For years, we’ve known we want to share LOTS more information. BUT we wanted to make it easy and fun for you to browse what closer to getting’ it right! READ MORE…
Are You a Lemon?
Posted on: May 23, 2012
We grow through our teenage years feeling great, often feeling as
young adults that we’re “indestructible.” Then something happens. Some folks “never see a doctor” – and actually do fine for dozens of
years. (Not advisable, since many degenerative diseases are
“preventable” by easy actions early on, but that’s another
The Hidden Cause of Feeling Awful
Posted on: May 11, 2012
Could you be suffering with The Yeast Syndrome and you don’t realize THAT is your
problem? Remember that “Close only counts in horse-shoes and hand grenades,” so
not quite getting the right treatment means that your problems linger and even worsen
… and that you’ve hopped on the Medical Merry-Go-Round – seeing specialist after
specialist, for months and years, as your problems worsen. READ MORE…
Too Close To Halitosis?!?
Posted on: May 7, 2012
Whew! – maybe you could step back a little? A little more? Try saying THAT to your boss … your spouse … your girlfriend … your daughter-in-law. There’s just lotsa people with whom we come into contact who have – bless their souls – a bit stronger “signature” in the air. We’re careful not to “pass gas” in the neighborhood … but try not talking! Or not even breathing! Our society is loaded with FAST – EASY – FREE solutions to many of life’s “troubling problems” READ MORE…
You Can’t Believe Everything You Read
Posted on: April 6, 2012
My mother gave me a copy of LIFE EXTENSION when it was published in 1983. She was excited to have found it … and I enjoyed reading it. She found the information very reassuring, as well she should. But I had to caution her that about two-thirds of what they published was “relevant” or “true,” while the remaining third didn’t have as much “importance” as they suggested. READ MORE…
Startling New Revelations About Obamacare … That Will Affect Your Care
Posted on: March 22, 2012
On this second anniversary of the passage of the health care law known affectionately as “ObamaCare,” you need to know … that some people now have read it … (remember Nancy Pelosi: “You’ve got to pass the bill to find out what’s in it”) … And what they read has disturbed many of them! READ MORE…
Going Beyond Failed Resolutions
Posted on: Dec 29, 2011
Life has a funny way of showing up while we’re busy doing other things. Sometimes it’s hard to remember that this day – today – is NOT a dress rehearsal, it’s actually the REAL thing.
The holidays at the end of the year often are hectic times ….. finding gifts, wrapping them, shopping for meals, cooking them, cleaning the house for entertaining … then cleaning up after the party. And then – finally catching up on your rest! READ MORE…