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Eating Disorders workshop for Parents

Eating Disorders Workshop for Parents2 hour event to help Parents get some answers.... Host: Ellen Reiss-Goldfarb, R.D. Type: Meetings - Business Meeting Network: Global Date: Thursday, March 26, 2009 Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm Location: Office of Ellen Reiss-Goldfarb, R.D. Street: 11500 W. Olympic Blvd. Suite 400 City/Town: Los Angeles, CA : View Map Google MapQuest Microsoft Yahoo Phone: 3104081770 Email: Description Cost: $75this event is for parents who have kids or a loved one who suffers from an eating disorder. It is to help parents gain clarity and tools on how to cope themselves with what they are going through and how to be a better support system for their loved one.The instructors are: Ellen Reiss-Goldfarb, R.D. Nutrition Therapistwww.ellenreissgoldfarb.comAnd Bill Stierle Life Coach and Certified Instructor in

Monika Woolsey's internet radio interview Nutrition for PCOS March 4, 2009 at 6pm-tune in!!!

inCYST Founder to Discuss Nutrition for PCOS on Wednesday, March 4, 2009 Join Sasha Ottey on the PCOS Challenge Radio Show on Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at 6 p.m. (EST) as she speaks to Monika Woolsey, an expert in PCOS and nutrition for managing PCOS. Monika M. Woolsey, President and Founder of After the Diet Network (, is a nutritionist and exercise physiologist with 25 years of experience in nutrition and exercise counseling. She received her bachelor's degree in Nutrition from Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, and her master's degree in Kinesiology from the University of Colorado, Boulder.Tune in to the PCOS Challenge Radio Show on Wed., March 4, 2009 at 6 p.m. EST at to learn more about the best PCOS-specific nutrition and practices from Monika.If you have any questions you would like to ask Monika during the show, you can leave a comment here. Or, if you would like to call in during the show to ask Monika

Omega 3 controversy by Monika Woolsey 3/2/09

inCYST on the Best! A blog about polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), by members of the inCYST network. Contributors to this blog have completed a 20 hour course in the diagnosis and management of PCOS. Monday, March 2, 2009 The American Heart Association Needs to Check Its Omega-3 Math I have heard the following recommendations made by the American Heart Association repeatedly for years now. And I hear them parroted everywhere by well-intended medical experts who, it seems, did not stop to check the math on which the recommendations are based:Population Recommendation Patients without documented coronary heart disease (CHD) Eat a variety of (preferably fatty) fish at least twice a week. Include oils and foods rich in alpha-linolenic acid (flaxseed, canola and soybean oils; flaxseed and walnuts).Patients with documented CHD Consume about 1 g of EPA+DHA per day, preferably from fatty fish. EPA+DHA in capsule form could be considered in consultation with the physician. Patients who need to