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We All Should Communicate Compassionately

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Just learned about a movement afoot to help people learn Nonviolent Communication (NVC) or compassionate communication. The concept just really resonated with me, so I just had to share about it here. I’m so grateful to members of my free online, KickSugar group. It was only because Linda, one of our members, that I learned […]

Blood Sugar Blues

Obesity & Diabetes on the Rise in Massachusetts

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The Boston Globe reports that both obesity and diabetes are on the rise in Massachusetts. Actually, I defy anyone out there to find me one state in the U.S. that isn’t experiencing a sharp rise in obesity and diabetes. Sometimes, the spate of news accounts about our soaring amounts of adipose tissue and diabetes just […]

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Calling Moms, Dads, School Administrators & Other Concerned People: Boot Junk Food Out of the Schools And Donate to Two Angry Moms Important Film Project

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If you’re concerned about the foods served to children nationwide in their schools, then you need to know about the Two Angry Moms Amy Kalata and Susan Rubin, who both appeared last night in my the final official call of my Fast-Track, Kick-Sugar Countdown Program™. If you missed their articulate, impassioned remarks — they really […]

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Fascinating Tele-Seminar With Two Angry Moms & Active Activist For Last “Official” Night of My 10-Week Fast-Track, Kick-Sugar Countdown Program (More Tele-Seminars to Come)

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Perhaps you were on tonight’s last official tele-seminar, which was part of my 10-week Fast-Track, Kick-Sugar Countdown Program. If not, you missed an interesting call tonight with Two Angry Moms and the head of Commercial Alert, who are doing tremendous work to boot junk food out of our nation’s schools and to build this into […]

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Exciting Activists on Wednesday’s Tele-seminar

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Just wanted to give you a heads up about this week’s tele-seminar. It’s Wednesday night at 8:30 EST (5:30 PST), and it will feature some people who are taking action to get more nutritious meals served to our children, to boot soda and other junk foods out of the schools, etc. For the first part […]

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Florida Kids Protest Candy Sale

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This has to be one of the most impressive examples of student activism on behalf of good heatlh! A dozen-plus students at North Side Elementary in Fort Lauderdale, Florida flat out refused to sell chocolate bars and potato chips to raise money for an upcoming trip. Their reasons: The fourth and fifth graders learned in […]

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Swim Across Hudson for Diabetes — Donate Now!

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Congrats to Brian Friedman for swimming handcuffed across the Potomac and Hudson rivers last week to raise money to raise public awareness about diabetes, a clever, attention-getting event that I announced here. As I mentioned previously, Brian is a member of my free, online KickSugar group, and we’re proud and happy to have him setting […]