Posts tagged "health"

Reasons for Regain #1: I stopped cooking

Sampler?As I've mentioned, I've regained weight since I was at my slimmest several years ago. The weight started to come back after I got a headache that still hasn't gone away and I started eating my way through the pain. Chocolate-covered pretzels. Mint chocolate chip ice cream. Krispy Kreme donuts. You kept me sane and... [Read More]

Review: “In the Kingdom of the Sick” by Laurie Edwards

Laurie EdwardsDisclosure: I was provided a free copy of this book to review. I should start this post with an apology because I was supposed to review this book when it came out two months ago. However, as someone who lives in the kingdom of the sick mentioned in the title, I have become somewhat unreliable.... [Read More]

Dear JenFul: What’s the best way for healthcare providers to address weight with their patients?

Dear JenFulI got an email from a reader recently who asked a question I wasn't entirely sure how to answer, so I decided to punt it to you guys instead. Of course, I might be stretching the meaning of the word "recently" when I refer to an email I received over two months ago. Sorry about... [Read More]

Not what I (k)needed

Not my actual kneeLast month I had two projects go so spectacularly, horribly wrong at the same that I had to run. Literally run, not run away from the projects, though that would have been lovely. Too bad I have a sense of professional responsibility and a need to pay my rent. Exercising because I'm stressed out is... [Read More]