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Monsanto & My Momma

It’s not that my mother is wrong. It’s more like she came into this world with a different set of instructions. Perhaps the kindest way to describe my mother came from my friend George, “She has one foot firmly planted in mid air.” I usually describe my mother, Charlotte Ann Rebina Pollard Crowther White, as […]

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The Money You Save Being Healthy

Adapted from a blog post originally published in bartlettshealth on June 12, 2011. By Mark B. Saunders Author’s note: While this blog post uses 2010 data, the message behind that data is just as powerful today as it was four years ago. What would you say if I told you I just opened a bank account […]

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Mark’s Story

Adapted from a blog post originally published in Bartlett’s Health on June 13, 2011 In January 2006, at the age of 46, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer (T1c, Gleason 6 with a PSA of 5.61). The urologist who performed my first prostate biopsy informed me of this fact via cell phone as I was about to […]

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Listen

From Bartlett’s Health June 13, 2011 By Mark B. Saunders After 50, you notice things that were not so apparent when you were younger. Looking back over my first half-century, I see my life as a non-stop lesson about the value of making smart choices. As the saying goes, “If you don’t like the consequences […]

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