don’t worry! osteoporosis won’t happen to you! (or will it?)

Well, it all depends on how well you’re taking care of your bones.  May is NATIONAL OSTEOPOROSIS MONTH — the perfect time to celebrate your bones, and think about simple ways to toughen them up, keep them strong, and prevent osteoporosis, a common disease that can be debilitating, even fatal. Fact: 54 million Americans have low bone density … Continue Reading

mind your muscles: are you getting enough protein?

If you’re over 40, you may need more protein to build back muscle mass and keep bones strong.

“generations of strength” award from the national osteoporosis foundation

I am thrilled that the National Osteoporosis Foundation has chosen to recognize me as a leading voice of positive and healthy aging with the “Generations of Strength” Award, which will be give to  me at the NOF annual “A Gift From Mothers to Daughters” luncheon on September 24th.