Two Miracles

Shared by Michelle Long, AIM Chairman’s Club Director When I was a teenager, my mother, Janet Pauly, was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and given a limited time to live. Even though she had gone for several different treatments at MD Anderson in Houston, the premier cancer hospital in the country, her doctor told her thatContinue reading “Two Miracles”

Fit is the New Thin: Caitlin Lawrence

Shared by Caitlin Lawrence, AIM Preferred Member I was born at a normal weight but with a big appetite. I remember dieting from an early age without much success. Although my mom was always into health foods and we were notoriously known as “the healthiest family in the neighborhood,” my weight tended to make peopleContinue reading “Fit is the New Thin: Caitlin Lawrence”

5 Nutritional Strategies for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome affects a significant segment of the population (around 15%).  The underlying cause or causes of IBS is unknown, but it often manifests in a variety of symptoms like cramps, diarrhea, gas, bloating and constipation.  To complicate matters further, each sufferer’s symptoms can be triggered by any number of factors specific to the individual.Continue reading “5 Nutritional Strategies for Irritable Bowel Syndrome”