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YWM2016 – Palling Around at YWM

Jackie, Carol, and Sarah from the local VA area are three gal-pals that came to YWM together, and had some nice things to say about one of our regular exhibitors, Bariatric Pal. Bariatric Pal http://positively-healthy.com/audio/2016/YWM2016-09.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download


YWM2016 – ReShape Your Health

One of the newest obesity treatment options include gastric balloons, and I took a moment to chat with the rep from ReShape about their dual-balloon and the support system that goes with it. ReShape Ready http://positively-healthy.com/audio/2016/YWM2016-08.mp3Podcast: Play in new window...


YWM2016 – Celebrate Life!

I stopped by the Celebrate Vitamin booth to chat with first time attendee  as well as Laura Preston of “Bariatric Regain” who was helping out Nadia and Lindsay at the booth with their Celebrate Selfie promotion. Celebrate Vitamins Laura Preston – on...


YWM2016 – A first step to fitness

Before the Friday Lunch with the Experts sessions kicked in, I got the change to chat with two presenters; Abby Lentz and Mira Rasmussen, ACSM, EP-C. Abby Lentz – Heavy Weight Yoga Mira Rassmussen – Fitness Beyond Training http://positively-healthy.com/audio/2016/YWM2016-06.mp3Podcast: Play in...


YWM2016 – BariLife, New Look, Still Great Stuff

I caught up with Pandora once again, where she was visiting Guinn and Derek from BariLife. We had a little chat about some of their products, new and old, as well as their new look. BariLife http://positively-healthy.com/audio/2016/YWM2016-05.mp3Podcast: Play in new window...


YWM2016 – Living it up with Livliga

My first vendor chat, Sheila with Livliga. They’ve been a long time supporter of the OAC and YWM, introducing their products back at Phoenix in 2013, and this year they have another new product to introduce to us. Livliga Home...


YWM2016 – National Obesity Care Week

It’s Friday morning of the  YWM2016 convention, and I am visiting with my first exhibitor. I had a great chat with Vicky and Annie about just what National Obesity Care Week is all about. National Obesity Care Week http://positively-healthy.com/audio/2016/YWM2016-03.mp3Podcast: Play...


YWM2016 – Run Pandora, Run

I had a chance to chat with a few good friends from YWM; Pandora, Jeff, Trina, Tammy and Liz. All have been to YWM a number of times and continue to come back. After finding out how Pandora has helped...


Full Heart Living Live!

Tom Glaser is one of my former co-hosts on The Wake Up Call Radio Show. Tom is a Licensed Psychologist, but also very active in the local theater.. and now also an author. He’s combined these things, taking the concepts...


Connie Cast! A Different Take on Weight Bias

Miss Connie Stapleton started a new online webcast this year.. and she asked me to be her July guest. I meant to mention it before hand.. but things kind of got distracting… but now that it’s been done and recorded...