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90 Seconds to Success – Pursuing Strength

Do you ever feel like your life is a precarious balancing act, and you’re constantly running for safety? In this episode of 90 Seconds to Success, host Craig Thompson reminds us that when we feel overwhelmed, we may just need to look at things from a different perspective. The issues we face are not about the starting or ending point, but about the journey, and how we learn to navigate life. Tune in now, and find out where you can find the strength to stand firm, regardless of your circumstances.

WLS News – April 24, 2009

Tune into the April 24, 2009, edition of WLS News to learn about the government's plan to tax certain sweet treats, find out what kind of fat actually burns calories, and get the scoop on a shady Canadian doc accused of sexual abuse with several weight loss surgery patients. We'll also tell you about the connection between teen pregnancy and future obesity, and get a sneak peek behind the scenes with the world's first bariatric chef, Dave Fouts. It's all in this week's action-packed episode of WLS News!

Melting Mama Serves Up the Good Stuff

Ever heard of bariatric beri beri? Find out why this condition isn't as tasty as it sounds, and get Melting Mama's advice on staving off malnutrition by making sure you're getting plenty of the good stuff. (Yep, we're talking vitamins, people.) Plus, she'll share a couple of her favorite choco-licious protein powders that make for some power-packed shakes, and get Beth's take on whether weight loss surgery is really the "easy way out". Click on over to tune in now!

WLS News – April 17, 2009

Tune into the April 17, 2009, edition of WLS News to find out how being overweight can affect both your teeth and your legs, and how the state of Ohio is planning to prevent obesity. We'll also tell you about a weight problem among the UK's 1.2 million healthcare workers, and explain why it might be harder for nursing mothers to lose that baby weight after childbirth. It's all in this week's action-packed episode of WLS News!

WLS News – April 10, 2009

Tune into the April 10, 2009, edition of WLS News to find out about a new obesity drug that could get FDA approval, learn why high fructose corn syrup may be the cause of our nation's continued weight gain, and discover what Canadian authorities are doing to curb childhood obesity up north. Plus, we'll explain why a couple pounds' difference in infants could lead to future obesity, and how genetic differences may protect some ethnic groups from fatty liver disease. It's all in this week's action-packed episode of WLS News!
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90 Seconds to Success – The Keys are Inside

The Keys are Inside. In this episode of 90 Seconds to Success, host Craig Thompson reminds us that overeating before weight loss surgery was just a symptom of deeper issues. If you focus on food as the root of all your troubles, you will find life just as challenging to navigate after surgery as you did before. We not only need to change our eating habits, but also our attitude -- and the keys to happiness, he says, are inside.
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90 Seconds to Success – Be a Person of Your Word

Be a Person of Your Word. So often, we make promises that we don't keep -- whether it's pledging to exercise three times a week or committing to calling our doctor. Then, when push comes to shove, we come up with an excuse for not keeping our word. In this episode of 90 Seconds to Success, host Craig Thompson explains how ignoring your commitments can actually hurt your self-esteem, and that being a person of your word will keep you on the road to success!