Health

Eat With Your Stomach, Not Your Brain – An Interview with Dr. Brian Wansink

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

  I was fortunate enough to interview Dr. Brian Wansink, lead author to over 100 academic articles and books, including his best-seller Mindless Eating. Dr. Wansink spent a lifetime studying the reasons for the decisions people make when they eat.  Whether you are someone who is interested in losing weight, or even a nutrition expert, [...]


Upstage Lung Cancer to host an “Unforgettable” evening November 12

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Joyce Kulhawik, Brian De Lorenzo, Hildy Grossman, Scott Wahle and Leigh Barrett perform at Upstaging Lung Cancer's annual event

Singing to Remember By Matt Robinson The act of singing, as good as it might feel even to the ungifted, is not what usually comes to mind when the conversation veers to cathartic experience or an expression of survival. But if organizers behind this month’s Upstage Lung Cancer event have their way, Boston will be [...]


Get Toasty with Hot Pink Tea at the Boston Harbor Hotel

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Get Toasty with Hot Pink Tea at the Boston Harbor Hotel The Boston Harbor Hotel supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a “pink” inspired tea throughout October to benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Boston, MA – As temperatures get nippy, the Boston Harbor Hotel presents an opportunity to give back while getting toasty at [...]


DR. JULIE SILVER WINS GLOBE 100 “TOP INNOVATOR IN MEDICINE 2012

Monday, May 21st, 2012

JulieSilverLabCoat_Low res

DR. JULIE SILVER WINS GLOBE 100 “TOP INNOVATOR IN MEDICINE 2012” FOR BRINGING CANCER REHABILITATION TO HOSPITALS THROUGH ONCOLOGY REHAB PARTNERS AND STAR PROGRAM® CERTIFICATION BOSTON, May 20, 2012 — Dr. Julie Silver, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and a cancer survivor, has been named The Globe 100 Top Innovator in Medicine 2012 [...]


Free Stress Workshop at Pathways to Wellness

Friday, April 27th, 2012

 Wednesday, May 2, 2012; 6:00-7:00pm Free Stress Workshop at Pathways to Wellness Is stress keeping you up at night or causing anxiety or pain? Join us at Pathways to Wellness for “Stress and Acupuncture”, a free workshop that will explore how acupuncture can help you manage stress, restore balance, and improve your health and well-being. [...]


8 Instant Mood Boosters!

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Your boss is piling on the work. Traffic is in gridlock mode. The kids won’t … stop … whining. And you? You could benefit from some sort of emotional pick-me-up right about now. You’re in luck: Research shows that there are a number of simple things you can do to transform grumpiness into happiness (quickly). [...]


SURPRISING HEART FACTS FOR HEART HEALTH MONTH

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

  Which is better for the heart: quitting smoking or having a good social life? The answer may surprise you. In honor of Heart Health Month (February), here are seven fascinating facts from Smart at Heart: A Holistic 10-Step Approach to Preventing and Healing Heart Disease for Women (Celestial Arts, $14.99) by Harvard-trained cardiologist Dr. [...]