Health

End of the Line

Today, a friend’s father passed on. I am at that age when parents grow old. When life demands we welcome the withering of those we once found invincible. When we start marking more and more folds in the eyes of the ones we looked up to. When they begin to stoop and we are now […]

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Bad Food Gone Good

I thought I’d write a bit about misconceptions about “bad” food.  Politically correct nutrition says these are the food you shouldn’t be eating.  I dare-say these are actually food you SHOULD be eating. Really,  not everything that tastes wickedly delicious is sinful. Butter Myth: Butter is dangerous. It causes chronic high cholesterol levels. Anything that is tastes […]

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Green Cleaning

One fateful day, I realized that the chemical cocktails that clean our house, from the good old Lysol to our ever-reliable Domex, do more damage to the environment and to our health.  Air fresheners, disinfectants and spot removers contain nuerotoxins that poison our brain and nervous systems.  All purpose cleaners, dishwashing liquids and furniture polish […]

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Happy Old Age

I had some difficulty writing about being healthy. I felt I had to “walk the talk.”  It was presumptuous to write about healthy living if I myself was not.  I am not at all healthy. I do not do anything to ensure my physical well being.  Prior to treading on my pathway to health, I […]

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