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'THINK' Yourself Well + Alternative Therapies and Lifestyle

How Mindfulness Helps Battle Cancer Fatigue-My Talk at Hillman Cancer Center

About a month ago, I was honored to speak at the Hillman Cancer Center. I was part of a panel that addressed fatigue in cancer patients, and the various methods that help to restore energy. These included movement, touch, nutrition, and mindfulness. They asked me to focus on mindfulness, which I was thrilled to do.

Toxic Talk and Labels

Think Twice Before Eating ADA-Laden Breads and Pastries

In January 2014, Vani Hari, creator of, petitioned Subway to stop using “azodicarbonamide” (ADA) in their breads. Long considered to be the “healthy” alternative to fast food, Subway has enjoyed a long stint as the chain with the healthy image. Even First Lady Michelle Obama has endorsed Subway for their “fresh” and “nutritious” meals.

Toxic Talk and Labels

Feeling “Off?” 7 Signs It Could be the Toxins In Your Life

You think you’re healthy, but you don’t feel vibrant. You struggle to find the energy to get through the day. You’re irritable. Your stomach isn’t acting right. And all those headaches! These types of ailments affect many of us in our daily lives. They’re not serious enough to warrant a trip to the doctor-or maybe

CV Skinlabs Recommendations + Toxic Talk and Labels

30-Day 2014 Kickoff: Detox Your Life Journey…Are You Joining Us?

Have you made your New Year’s Resolutions? Do you plan to lose weight, clear up your skin, and eat healthier? Do you think you’ll still be sticking with those resolutions in another two months? Or will you be succumbing to cravings, feeling as miserable as ever, and punishing yourself for not fixing it? I have