Tag Archives: Dr. John McDougall

Fitness Challenge Day 64: A Chat with Dr. Esselstyn

Yesterday I voiced my dilemma concerning my blood pressure meds and my frustration with the pain.  In my efforts to find a solution, I made my way to the website of Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn, a world renown specialist in the prevention of heart disease and a New York Times Best Selling author of the book […]

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Fitness Challenge Day 25 – Too Much of a Good Thing

Yesterday was a Saturday…a day to catch up on shopping, errands, chores, etc.  With so much running around, temptation and stress creep in making things difficult. It’s easy to think about just grabbing something to munch on, and this we did.  And, this morning I weighed in at 434.6 … up 1 pound from two […]

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PlantPure Nation – The Movie: A Review

April 21, 2015 was a good day for me.  It was Day 21 of my personal fitness challenge, which includes switching to a whole-foods plant-based way of life.  Julianne, my daughter Marissa and I headed to Louisville to see a pre-screening sneak peak of a new documentary movie based on that theme, entitled “PlantPure Nation.” […]

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