Stephanie Arnold, Amniotic Fluid Embolism Survivor

April 27, 2014
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Stephanie Arnold, Amniotic Fluid Embolism Survivor and the founder of AFEmom.org joins eHealth Radio and the Health News, Pregnancy & Female Health Information Channels.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Stephanie Arnold discuss the following:

  • A big part of your story centers around overwhelming premonitions of doom you had during your pregnancy. Can you tell me more about the events leading up to the birth of your son?
  • What happened the day you gave birth? Did your premonitions ring true?
  • Can you explain what an Amniotic Fluid Embolism (AFE) is? What should women do with that information?
  • Because on your premonitions, you made sure to assemble a great medical team prior to the birth of your son. How did you approach the specialists you worked with? What kind of questions did you ask?
  • Now that you’ve decided to share your story with the world and take on the role of a patient advocate. What are you hoping to accomplish from your efforts?

Duration: 19:20


Known for covering the story rather than being the news, Stephanie’s multi-talented 27 year television career generated her Emmy Nominations and a Telly-Award as she directed and produced numerous television series, reality shows, music videos and documentaries. Her personal life as wife and mother, on the other hand, recently took on a direction most broadcast media would love to produce, rather than star in it. Currently, in her “second” life, Stephanie’s entire world has changed, shifting gears from being behind the camera to being front and center.


Her headline?


Mom dies during childbirth and lives to tell about it, OH, and she predicted it would happen!


Stephanie was clinically dead for 37 seconds after giving birth to her second child Jacob.  She suffered a catastrophic amniotic fluid embolism (AFE) on May 2013.  Something so rare, most doctors have only read about it in their textbooks. Stephanie’s case is a raw look into wonders of human instinct and the human body. Not only did she survive such a rare occurrence, but surviving as well as she did months after and predicting what would happen, has led doctors to call her a true medical miracle.


Prior to her son’s birth, Stephanie was diagnosed with a complete placenta previa, which can cause serious complications during delivery.  Following this discovery, Stephanie experienced overwhelming premonitions of doom.  She told anyone who would listen to her anxiety and her intuitiveness, but was never taken seriously. She spoke to many doctors and specialists in hopes that someone would pay attention to her.  Unbeknownst to her, someone finally did and that doctor flagged her file and incorporated extra measures in the operating room at the time of delivery that ultimately saved her life.


With the gift of a second chance at life, Stephanie has devoted herself to making others aware of their own intuition. She encourages patients to become their own advocates when speaking to their health care professionals. She currently serves on the patient committee at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and has created a web site www.afemom.org as a resource for information and inspiration. “If you SENSE something, SAY something” is her message as she wants the world to know speaking up can ultimately save your life.


Stephanie is proud wife of Jonathan Arnold, PhD. economist, and loving mom to Adina, Jacob and stepdaughter Valentina.  She lives in Chicago.



Web Site: www.afemom.org
Facebook: facebook.com/afemom
Twitter: @afemom


How much are you holding yourself back with Blossom Benedict

April 26, 2014
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Blossom Benedict who has helped thousands of people to unleash their voices in the world by giving up the judgments that are holding them captive joins eHealth Radio and the Personal Development Channel.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Blossom Benedict discuss the following:

  • Blossom, you travel the world  teaching classes which you call Right Voice For You - what are they all about ?
  • Who are the classes best for?
  • How did you get started in launching Right Voice For You?
  • Any examples of some one that has come to one of the classes and the results?
  • What is one thing you want people to know?

Summary
What if you could be the star of your life? What if you could unlock all the things that keep you from singing, writing, speaking or communicating? What if you could truly enjoy the gift you are? This is your invitation to discover just how much more there really is.


(Blossom shares a set of tools and processes that have the power to unlock you from issues that most people have been unable to resolve for years and create the life that you want.)


Duration: 11:28


Blossom Benedict is a member of Actors Equity, holds a BA in Drama and has appeared in dozens of productions across the United States. She was the lead teacher of The Children’s Healing Project at the Stanford Children’s Hospital, The Director of TheatreWorks’ nationally acclaimed Playing with Poetry summer camp and has taught theatre, music and Access Workshops throughout the US, Canada, Central America, Europe and Australasia.


After 10 years of teaching, Blossom now combines her technical background of music and theatre with the tools of Access Consciousness to turn coaching as we know it on its head, gifting people more access to themselves.


Web Site: www.blossombenedict.com
Facebook: facebook.com/Blossom-Benedict
Twitter: @BlossomBenedict


Fit Mom Revolution, redefining how moms care for themselves with Julie Stubblefield

April 25, 2014
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Julie Stubblefield, Founder of the Fit Mom Revolution, an online community focused on redefining how moms care for themselves joins eHealth Radio and the Weight Management and Fitness Channels.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Julie Stubblefield discuss the following:

  • What are the biggest roadblocks people encounter when trying to make a change?
  • What support systems or strategies need to be in place to ensure people succeed with weight loss? 
  • What inspired you to start doing this work? 
  • How do you support women in breaking the cycle of extreme dieting?
  • If you would, please share one of your biggest success stories.

Duration: 11:39


After spending most of her adult life in the yo-yo diet cycle, Julie Stubblefield became determined to get fit for good.  Seventy pounds lighter, she became a fat loss coach and opened her own personal training studio in Mechanicsville, VA.


Julie has spent the last few years working with hundreds of women to not only change how they eat and exercise, but also how they view themselves and their roles in this world. Knowing that the struggles moms face are universal, Julie launched the Fit Mom Revolution to reach women worldwide who are looking for support and guidance on their journey to live fulfilling and healthy lives.


Julie's motto is, "Life is more than the size of your pants or the number on the scales.  It's about the enjoyment of what's around you and the fulfillment you can experience while getting healthy."


Note: Listeners pick up your free gift here.



Web Site: www.fitmomrevolution.com

Facebook: facebook.com/thefitmomrevolution

Twitter: @juliefitmomrev


Helping Those 44 and Above Find Love with Leonardo Bustos of the Mate Acquisition Program

April 24, 2014
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The Companionator Leonardo Bustos, Creator of the Mate Acquisition Program, the most logical way to find your best available Love Match in the shortest time possible joins eHealth Radio and the Dating and Relationship Channels. His program is designed to help find love for 44 and above.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Leonardo Bustos discuss the following:

  • What is it that you do and how are you different?
  • What is your background?
  • How did you get started & what was the inspiration of creating The Companionator?
  • You mentioned that it’s a scientific approach – how is it scientific?
  • Can you give us some dating tips that you share with your clients?
  • What do you have planned for the future?

Duration: 15:14


Leonardo Bustos first became well known as a relationship and dating expert in 1981, when he wrote and published his first book, "How To Attract Men and Keep Them Interested", followed by "How To Attract Women and Keep Them Interested" under the writer’s name Steven Zapman. They can still be found on Amazon.com and other online book stores.




At the time, he was featured in many publications like Playboy, Cosmopolitan, the L.A. Times and many other journals too numerous to mention. He also garnered plenty of media attention on many radio and television stations - the most prominent being a weekly spot on a nationally syndicated radio program called "Something You Should Know".


He spoke to dozens of organizations and thousands of singles seeking romance and relationships. He had a brief stint teaching a course "How to Attract the Opposite Sex" at Glendale Junior College in the early 1980's.





For marriage and personal reasons, he switched careers and for the next several years became a successful real estate agent and broker marketing multi-million dollar commercial and residential properties.




In the year 2000 he became single again and dusted off his dating skills. Although he had no problem meeting women at the supermarket, nightclubs or through friends, he quickly discovered that far and away the easiest and most practical way to meet single women was through internet dating.



It’s important to know that even with his background and dating skill set, his first entry into the internet dating scene was not very successful – but after several months of research, trial and error, he learned to master it. 

In 2010, he decided to pick up where he left off precisely half his life ago to renew his career as a dating and relationship expert. He upgraded from cassette tapes and VHS video tapes to computers, spreadsheets and the internet.



Since then, he has published “How To Attract Women With Humor” and “The Ultimate Dating System”. For the past several years, he has worked on combining his decades of experience in preparing and marketing million dollar properties on the internet with his expertise in dating and relationships to create a revolutionary, one of a kind video/software program called the Mate Acquisition Program.


Mate Acquisition Program is the only combined Audio/Video and software program in the world that uses data, the internet and coaching to help those seeking love to select and connect with a perfect partner in the shortest time possible. It helps to prepare and market you like a famous celebrity to as many other singles as possible using the latest innovations and techniques in Evolutionary Psychology, data analysis and Internet Technology.

He has been called "The Companionator", and he and his mentor Leonardo Amorado host a free online dating workshop which can be found at his YouTube Channel under MrLsbustos.


His next plan is to market himself on 20 of the top dating websites as the number 1 “Self Proclaimed” Baby Boomer Bachelor to find his best love match using the system he’s created. He’s going to post a headline “Who Wants Fame, Fortune, Travel, Adventure and Romance?” and do a media blitz on local and national programs in order to find his perfect love match. His match must also have the skills and abilities to help him to build the business even bigger. She must also have the same passion and desire to help other lonely singles find their love match by traveling the world to promote the system.


He also plans to shoot a reality/documentary film on how a dating expert finds his ultimate love match by going behind the scenes to show how he creates professional online profiles, how he sends and responds to messages, and how he behaves on dates.


He currently is offering his video/software program for free to the first ones who want to experience the first beta test rollout. You can sign up here at MateAcquisitionProgram.com for more information.



Web Sites: MateAcquisition.com | CallTheCompanionator.com


Natural Facial Excercises with the Flexaway System

April 10, 2014
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Tamara Seyhun, President of Hanna Ibes, Inc. d/b/a FlexAwaySystem.com who has been doing business for more than 10 years in Manufacturing and the sales of a US patented and USA made facial exerciser device the Flexaway System that has been FDA approved since 2001 joins eHealth Radio and the Anti-Aging & Skin Care Channels.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Tamara Seyhun discuss the following:

  • What is the Flexaway System?
  • How does it work?  
  • Is it safe to use?
  • Who uses it? 
  • Why should one use this instead of seeing a dermatologist or plastic surgeon?

Duration: 12:05


When looking in the mirror I was getting deflated: my chin was whittling away, upper lips seemed to be thinning out, I was getting this sad face (corners of mouth turned downward) how was that happening when I was happy? My cheeks seemed flat. Lastly that darn underneath chin whatever needed tightening, I was convinced. I began using the flexaway system in March 2013 in the middle of a blizzard.


I had been surfing the web and noticed that www.flexawaysystem.com had this facial exerciser device. I thought why not try it since I work out and lift weights and know how that has improved my body after three kids. I had also done Pilates to strengthen core muscles in the past. I have experienced first hand the benefits of exercise and how it brings back our shape. So, I thought, why not try a product that brings back the shape of my face? What did I have to lose? My double chin?


The product was tricky to use at first, and I had to watch the video and work in front of the mirror until I was comfortable.  It took about a week. It took me a while to learn how to change the tension bands. Now I use it everyday after I brush my teeth or before I go to bed. I don't use it on vacations...


I loved the Flexaway System® so much, my friends were asking me what face creams did I use? They asked me for my beauty regimen. Well, it must be working, I thought. In the Spring, I decided to become a distributor for Flexaway and called up Beverly Hanna, the inventor of Flexaway. She told me she lived in Michigan. I said I live in Michigan. We got together for lunch, she said she wanted to retire. The rest is history...


As President of www.Flexawaysystem.com, I urge you to try it so you can feel and see the benefits. We welcome you to send before and after photos and please share your experiences with us via email or on our Facebook page.


We are so confident in the Flexaway System that we offer a customer satisfaction guarantee. If you don't like the Flexaway System simply return it within six-weeks for a money back guarantee. If you have any questions about our products, please contact us. Our staff and I are here to help.



Web Site: www.flexawaysystem.com

Facebook: facebook.com/flexaway

Twitter: @FlexAway


Dr. Shirely Pang, prescribing the BioniCare System as an option for patients with osteoarthritis

April 8, 2014
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Dr. Shirely Pang, Rheumatology Physician for St. Jude Heritage Medical Group, who treats those living with osteoarthritis and has been prescribing a non-invasive, non-drug treatment option known as the BioniCare System joins eHealth Radio and the Health News, Health Care and Pain Management Channels.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Shirely Pang discuss the following:

  • How do you describe the BioniCare System?
  • How long have you been prescribing the BioniCare System?
  • What type of patients have been a fit for the BioniCare System?
  • What happens when you have a patient that needs a knee replacement or appears to, would you offer the Bionicare System as an option or how do you handle that?
  • How effective has the device been for the patients you have prescribed it to? How long before patients see improvement in the function of their knee?
  • How does BioniCare compare to other treatments for osteoarthritis?

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Dr. Pang received training and attended Medical school at University of California, Los Angeles.  Her internship and residency was completed at Harbor - UCLA and attended a fellowship program at University of California, San Francisco.


She has a strong interest in taking care of patients with joint problems, in particular Osteoarthritis, which is the most common type of arthritis. She believes that although there are many interesting drugs that are being looked at, learning more about non-narcotic and non-invasive treatments is an essential part of medicine.


For many years Dr. Pang was a competitive figure skater so she knows the damage that physical activities can have on ones joints. Now, Dr. Pang keeps active by taking walks and hikes because she knows the importance of movement for her joints.


Dr. Pang has a true passion for her patients. She chose to practice Rheumatology so she could help individuals with wide range of disabilities and help them get back to a healthy way of life. For Dr. Pang, it is very rewarding to be able to offer the latest research and advancements, and improve patients’ health and quality of life.


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Web Site: www.bionicare.com


Do’s & don’ts regarding one’s skin and the sun with Dr. Justin Piasecki

April 7, 2014
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Dr. Justin Piasecki a board certified plastic surgeon and founder of Harbor Plastic Surgery Center in Gig Harbor, Washington joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery & Skin Health & Cancer Prevention Information Channels to discuss do’s & don'ts regarding one’s skin and the sun.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Justin Piasecki discuss the following:

  • It’s that time of the year where the sun is everywhere - what are the key do’s/don’ts regarding one’s skin and the sun?
  • What would you say to someone who hasn't used sunscreen most of their lives, is it ever too late to start using sun protection?
  • How does one really keep their skin from aging so quickly?
  • You have developed a skincare product that is the first to utilize an organic protein called sericin silk – tell me about this.
  • Giving back is an important part of your family life – tell me about the charity focus you have.

Duration: 22:36


Dr. Justin Piasecki is a world-renowned surgeon specializing in skin cancer removal and plastic surgery. Always at the forefront of innovation, Dr. Piasecki pioneered the most advanced skin cancer treatment by combining the leading skin cancer removal technique (Mohs surgery) with cosmetic reconstructive surgery. He is the only doctor in the world to hold such certifications.


Dr. Piasecki’s proprietary skin care formulations are the product of his unique knowledge, expertise and creativity. Developed by the doctor personally, Piasecki MD products carry with them his distinctive mastery as a physician and surgeon, coupled with his extensive training in biology, organic chemistry and physiology at Stanford University and Vanderbilt Medical School. Piasecki MD formulations aim to help prevent skin cancer development while creating a radiant and youthful appearance.


An avid athlete and outdoorsman, Dr. Piasecki believes that looking good starts with feeling good and doing the best you can by your body and health. At Stanford University, Dr. Piasecki competed nationally on the swim team enduring rigorous training sessions designed for elite athletes. After graduation, he joined the US National Sprint Kayaking Team where he reached #4 in the world, winning gold medals at the Pan American Games, World Cup and the US National Championships. Today, he maintains his competitive spirit and healthy lifestyle by running to work, lifting weights, kayaking and spending time with his family outdoors in his hometown of Gig Harbor, Washington.


Dr. Piasecki has been featured on national television shows, Dr. Oz, The Doctors and Hallmark’s Home and Family, as well as in numerous print and on-line publications including USA Today and Oprah.com.  He was voted one of “The Most Beautiful Doctors in America 2013”.



Web Site: piaseckimd.com

Additional Sites: harborplasticsurgerycenter.com | theskincancercenter.org

Facebook: facebook.com/Piasecki-MD

Pinterest: pinterest.com/piaseckimd


Dr. Howard Hoffman, Miami’s Original Sedation Dentist

April 6, 2014
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Dr. Howard Hoffman, often referred to as Miami's "Original Sedation Dentist", who often says he is not a teeth guy, but a people guy joins eHealth Radio and the Dental Care Channel. Dr. Hoffman now features the Pinhole Surgical Technique (PST™), an innovative alternative to traditional gum grafting.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Howard Hoffman discuss the following:

  • To start, particularly for listeners in South Florida, tell us about SmileStylers® and your practice in general.
  • As someone trained in the Pinhole Surgical Technique (PST™), which enjoys a lot of media acclaim, what are the principal benefits of this procedure?
  • How did you learn or become proficient in this technique?
  • You also have considerable knowledge about sedation dentistry. What does this specialty entail, and what type of patient is an ideal candidate for this option?
  • Summarize some of the noteworthy work you have done - and continue to pursue - involving obstructive sleep apnea and its relationship to your professional training.

Duration: 14:30


Based in South Florida and often referred to as Miami's "Original Sedation Dentist," Dr. Howard Hoffman holds an undergraduate degree from Ohio State University (1970) and a dental degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery (1974). He continued his education at The American Academy of Implant Dentistry at The Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry, followed by completion of The Harvard Seminars in Implant Dentistry at Harvard University School of Dental Medicine.  Dr. Hoffman then went on to Lynn University, where he earned a Master of Professional Studies with an emphasis on BioMechanical Trauma and a focus on TMJ and Neck Pain.


Dr. Hoffman's approach to comprehensive dentistry, with continuing education in Sedation Dentistry, Advanced Cosmetic Procedures, and Obstructive Sleep Apnea now features the Pinhole Surgical Technique (PST™), an innovative alternative to traditional gum grafting.



Web Site: www.smilestylers.com


How Mr. Twenty Twenty recovered from PTSD

April 5, 2014
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Mr. Twenty Twenty, from FreeNeville.com where Mr Twenty Twenty shares the teachings of Neville Goddard, and how to use your imagination to create your ideal life joins eHealth Radio and the Personal Development and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Channels.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Mr. Twenty Twenty discuss the following:

  • Tell us what happened at the riot & briefly how you got traumatized back in 1989.
  • How did you begin your healing/recovery?
  • After surviving this circumstance, did you think you could do anything? Were you fearless? And did it help you discern what is important/what to worry about?
  • How has this shaped the direction & purpose of your life?
  • You say Neville Goddard became a huge influence? Who is he & how does his work effect your life and healing from PSTD.

Duration: 13:16


Back in 1989, I was a young newlywed man, who did what just about everyone does everyday, I got up, got dressed and went to work.   Four hours later, I was taken hostage in one of the three worst prison riots in United States history – the Camp Hill Prison Riots.


“Back then, I suffered with a condition known as PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  PTSD for me was a living hell, living with nightmares, flashbacks, severe self doubt – literally all my symptoms were caused by my IMAGINATION BEING OUT OF CONTROL.”


In time, I cured myself of all that, and became PTSD FREE by taking control of my imagination. So for me, I really needed to do what Neville Goddard promises is possible.  I needed to become a new man again, and create a new reality for me, and I knew that to do that required that I learn everything I could about running my own mind, and that is what brought me to Neville Goddard.


Web Site: FreeNeville.com


MenaQ7, Your Natural K2 Vitamin by Nattopharma

April 4, 2014
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Eric Anderson the Vice-President of Global Sales & Marketing for NattoPharma ASA, Norway, an international biotechnology company and exclusive supplier of MenaQ7®, the only clinically researched and validated natural vitamin K2 joins eHealth Radio and the General Health, News and Nutrition Channels.


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Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Eric Anderson discuss the following:

  • What is vitamin K2?
  • Why do we need vitamin K2?
  • You mentioned Vitamin K2 consumption is important for bone health, tell us more about that and the link to osteoporosis.
  • Who would need Vitamin K2 most?
  • There is so much conflicting info on vitamins and supplements readily available to consumers, how do we know what to believe and what to disregard?

Duration: 14:59


Eric Anderson is Vice-President Global Sales & Marketing for NattoPharma ASA, Norway, an international biotechnology company and exclusive supplier of MenaQ7®, the only clinically researched and validated natural vitamin K2. NattoPharma has since 2007 driven the research and development for vitamin K2 collaboration with VitaK, University in Maastricht, The Netherlands, working to substantiate the health benefits of natural vitamin K2, and now have entered into a multi-year program with the Cardiovascular Institute Maastricht (CARIM) to further develop the understanding of K2’s CV benefits.


Eric has been a member of the natural products industry for more than 18 years, during which time he was involved in the introduction of several novel ingredients, including CLA, AKBA and krill omega-3.



Web Sites: menaq7.com | nattopharma.com

Facebook: facebook.com/MenaQ7