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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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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