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End Health Care Hysteria! 10 Ways to Save the U.S. and You

By Marilynn Preston Personally, I love a smart, juicy debate. But over the last few weeks, I’ve grown weary and frustrated listening to our political leaders argue about the escalating cost of health care in this country. Runaway health care … Continue reading

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Wynonna: A Portrait in Healing

It was January 2006 and I was looking for a celebrity to interview who had faced some difficult challenges who would serve as an inspiration to others. I had just seen Wynonna on Oprah and I was impressed with how incredibly brave she was when she let her guard down in front of millions of people and shared how “sick and tired” she was of being overweight. Wynonna knew that she wasn’t fat simply because she ate too much; she was overweight because she’d spent her life using food to stuff the pain from the unwanted feelings of anger, shame, guilt, and fear. Continue reading

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