Alfonso De Rose is author of the new book, Make Love with Food and Lose Weight: It’s Your Birthright To Be Thin! Alfonso has been instrumental in transforming the lives of thousands of people worldwide in the areas of career, health, love, and spirituality. He was an award winning bodybuilder in Italy when he began studying food, nutrition and health. After a personal inner journey, he developed Thinner Journey workshops, which became so successful for people struggling with weight and eating issues that he wrote this bookin order to share his message with a wider audience, and to explain the most important issues of weight gain and weight loss from a physical, mental, and spiritual
Hilary Tindle, M.D., M.P.H. is author of the new book, Up: How Positive Outlook Can Transform Our Health and Aging. Hilary is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Educated at the Harvard Medical School and the University of Chicago, her research on attitudes and behavior has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the past decade. Dr. Tindle has received numerous awards for her research and has published numerous scientific articles on mind body medicine, psychological attitudes, smoking, and heart disease, which have gained media attention from Parade, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune and the BBC, among others. In addition to her roles as a researcher and a professor, she is also an active member of the American Heart Association, the Society for General Internal Medicine, the American Psychosomatic Society, and the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco.
Dr. John F. Demartini is a professional speaker, author, and business consultant whose clients range from Wall Street financiers, financial planners, and corporate executives to health-care professionals, actors, and sports personalities. Founder of the Concourse of Wisdom School of Philosophy and Healing, Dr. Demartini began his career as a doctor of chiropractic and went on to explore more than 200 different disciplines in pursuit of what he calls Universal Principles of Life and Health.
Lynda Madaras discusses her book, Ready, Set, Grow — A What’s Happening to My Body Book for Younger Girls. Lynda is the author of eleven books on health, childcare, and parenting. She is recognized worldwide for her unique non-threatening style, excellent organization, and thorough coverage of the experience of adolescence. She lives in California.
Kathy Freston shares her book, Expect a Miracle: 7 Spiritual Steps to Finding the Right Relationship. She is a self-help author and wellness counselor; she specializes in a body/mind/spirit approach for bringing about health and happiness. Freston has worked with people healing from cancer, addiction, and depression as well as those who simply want to live consciously and healthfully.
Adele Puhn talks about food, health and her book, The Midlife Miracle Diet . She is a nutritional consultant with over twenty-four years of experience, and a thriving practice in New York. She holds an M.S. in medical biology and clinical nutrition as well as the title Certified Nutrition Specialist from the American College of Nutrition and the State of New York. Adele has spent nearly 25 years studying metabolic syndrome, the reasons behind it, and how to reverse the damaging effects of this disease.