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WEIGHTY ISSUES: Getting the Skinny on Weight-Loss Surgery

 

Scott A. Cunneen, MD, FACS, Director of Bariatric Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, is offering his vast experience in the war on obesity and the myriad diseases caused by the obesity epidemic in this country. With its Q&A format and conversational tone, the reader gets a sense of having personal chats with this noted surgeon. These are the questions Dr. Cunneen faces day in and day out about lap band and gastric bypass surgery, plus the newer procedure known as the sleeve. You'll learn what these procedures are, what they do and of equal importance, what they don't do. This invaluable guide to making life-changing decisions is available through your local bookseller, plus amazon.com and barnesandnoble.com in print format and e-book.  Nancy Sayles is his co-author on this project.      Click here to read more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEX & LOVE AT MIDLIFE:  It's Better than Ever

 

Just because there’s snow on the roof doesn’t mean there’s no fire in the furnace...that’s the old adage explored thoroughly in the new book by Bernie Zilbergeld, Ph.D., well-known sex therapist, with George Zilbergeld, Ph.D.

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THE ULTIMATE POWER NAP FOR RAPID REST AND RENEWAL

Over the last number of years, studies of “planned napping” have demon-  strated the significant benefits of a short daytime rest break, and experts now agree that a little daytime snooze actually rivals an apple a day for enhancement of overall health, says Dr. Carol Ginandes.

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SAY HELLO TO THE ELEPHANTS

Too often, when we think about going after our dreams, we encounter obstacles in our way and stop dead in our tracks, thinking, “Wow! That’s an elephant! I’d better turn back.” Tony Rose shows you how to SAY HELLO TO THE ELEPHANTS while turning obstacles into opportunities and crossing the finish line.

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BABY: An Owner's Manual -- A Beloved Pediatrician Answers Your First 365 Phone Calls

Today’s modern parents have it all together.  When they arrive home with the new baby, they have everything they need.  Diapers? Check. Baby bottles?  Check. Cute little undershirts? Baby: An Owner’s Manual by Dr. Bud Zukow and Nancy Sayles Kaneshiro is the perfect book for parents who wish their babies also came with a set of instructions!

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CHRIS DREAMS BIG!

If you followed professional basketball during any of Chris Dudley’s 16 seasons in the NBA, you’ll remember him as one of the best rebounders and shot blockers in the league.  What you may not know, however, is that the  6’11” Chris was the first Type 1 diabetic to play professional basketball. Now Chris is sending his message of perseverance and passion directly to kids in his children’s book, Chris Dreams BIG, co-authored with his wife, Chris Love-Dudley.

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LOS ANGELES CITY COLLEGE

There's some good news coming out of Los Angeles City College these days, and we're helping to spread the word.  From the nationally renowned Voices of Destiny choir helping to ring in a raucous Black History Month celebration, to noted actors Tony Plana and Esai Morales headlining a special reading of Death of a Salesman, to award winning filmmaker Stanley Weiser screening his film Freedom Song and sticking around for a Q & A, LACC is proud to continue an 80-year history of service to the community. Of special interest is their Guardian Scholar program which mentors kids who have aged out of the foster care system.  Click here to read more...