Now Hear This!

September 28th, 2009

How’s your voice? No, I’m not suggesting you practice singing in the shower and try out for American Idol, I’m talking about the health of your speaking voice. For many of us, our voice is our livelihood. To be effective teachers, we must speak often and for long periods of time each day. If you’re […]

Where is Health?

September 9th, 2009

This was not written as a blog entry. It was written as an op-ed piece for a newspaper. However, 4 major newspapers have rejected it, but I would like someone to read it, so I am sharing it with you. I wrote this piece because even before the health reform debate devolved into a depressing […]

Honey, Please Pass the Scale?

September 2nd, 2009

The next time you and your spouse sit down to dinner together, take a critical look at all the food on your table. You might be sharing a pretty unhealthy meal. According to a recent study, married men and women are twice as likely to become obese as the general population. And the longer they […]