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Sick People & A Sick System – The High Cost of Obesity in the US

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As a body image expert, weight is a very touchy topic for me. I care deeply about how women feel about themselves in their bodies. I care about whether they feel strong physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. I care about how they feel energetically. I care about how they see themselves when they look in the mirror. And I care…

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The Ultimate Act of Self-Care: Clearing Clutter

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When the mountain of paperwork and other clutter on my client Sue’s desk approached Mt. Everest proportions, she would ‘organize’ it by dumping it into paper bags and boxes that she stashed in closets and under tables. Can you relate?   Patty, another client of mine, didn’t even bother stashing her clutter. The obstacle course that began at the front door…

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Healing the Pain Inside: Three Simple Steps to Self-Care

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Can you imagine anything that could hurt more than chronic physical pain? How about the pain that lives inside? The emotional agony that comes with the judgmental stares and whispered comments when you’re 100 pounds overweight? The inability to buy a beautiful dress, or the seat-space shame when flying on an airplane?Now can you imagine losing that weight, and still coming…

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What Mask Are You Wearing?

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Each year kids of all ages don costumes and knock on doors, while neighbors greet them with all kinds of sweet goodies. While it’s fun to make believe and play dress-up every now and then, what about the rest of the year? What if you’re constantly haunted by the ghosts of self-doubt and low self-esteem? What if you’re surrounded by…

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