Monthly Archives: May 2012

NYTimes: Taking Calcium May Pose Heart Risks

We are getting older and we need to make sure our bones are nice and healthy.  For many of us, calcium supplements have been the answer.  But now there is new research indicating that calcium supplements may lead to a greater risk of heart attacks.  Should you or shouldn’t you? From The New York Times: WELL: Taking Calcium…

Mom on Facebook – Video

Mom on Facebook

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Great-grandma: Ready to ‘lose’ my life (MSNBC)

Bravo to Nan Wigmore who brought her walker to the NATO protests in Chicago. The 75-year-old packed her sign, “Grateful Great Grandmas Circle The Wagons, Support Occupy,” and rode on a bus for some three days, sleeping in the same clothes, to show her support for a transaction tax on Wall Street. A great-grandmother to…

Beauty Pressure (YouTube)

The theme of photoshopped beauty – something BA50 Publisher Felice Shapiro recently wrote about re: photoshopped beauty – is enforced in this message about the messages the media is sending out regarding what is beautiful. Beauty Pressure (YouTube)