Monday, April 3, 2017

Hot Tips in Nutritional News

by Darra McMullen, Women’s Health Network Writer/Researcher

             A number of interesting developments in nutrition research have been published over the past few months.  The nutrition tips fall into several categories; we will look at three genres.  To make the reporting of some of these top tips easier to read and access, the information is divided into groups by general topic name, such as “digestive health”, “mood and memory”, and “cardiovascular health”.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The Women's Home Announces Chief Executive Officer

HOUSTON (March 24, 2017) The Women's Home today announced that Anna Dragsbaek will join the organization as its chief executive officer on May 1.   She succeeds Paula Paust who is retiring after 25 years of service.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Nutrition Points to Ponder

by Darra McMullen,Women’s Health Network Writer/Researcher

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Pearl Fincher, Philanthropist and Texas Woman Who Made History

Native Texan Pearl Lilley Fincher was born in 1935. She grew up as one of 11 kids to a Baptist preacher and a homemaker in Splendora, TX.  They were extremely poor with most of her siblings and their families staying in the cycle of poverty.  Pearl wanted more.  When she and her husband met and married, between the two of them they had $60 in the bank and working 2 jobs each.  Together they started with a single used automobile business, Fred Fincher Motors in 1959.  At the time of Pearl’s husband’s death in 1996, they had 15 automotive related business operated by their 9 children. 

Friday, February 24, 2017

Beautiful People Don't Just Happen

 "The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen." 
Elisabeth K├╝bler-Ross