Will the new host on “The View” lead to children being harmed? Has ABC reached a new low?

General Health
The news that a TV talk show has hired a new host doesn't typically cause a commotion. But the newest host of ABC's "The View," Jenny McCarthy, isn't just any actress. She is well-known for her false and misleading claims that vaccines cause autism as for her roles as a late-night host on VH1 and a 1993 Playboy model. But, will her appointment lead to children being harmed or even dying? (more…)
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MEDIA ALERT – Dr. Walt on Focus on the Family TODAY discussing “Talking to Your Son About Puberty”

General Health
Today, Monday, July 15, an interview I recorded for the Focus on the Family national radio show with Jim Daly and John Fuller will be broadcast around the country. The interview, titled, "Talking to Your Son About Puberty" will center around my book The Ultimate Guys' Body Book: Not-so-stupid questions about your body. You can listen to the program by going to the show's Web site here. You can also order autographed copies of the book here.
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MEDIA ALERT – Dr. Walt on Focus on the Family tomorrow discussing “Talking to Your Son About Puberty”

General Health
Tomorrow, Monday, July 15, an interview I recorded for the Focus on the Family national radio show with Jim Daly and John Fuller will be broadcast around the country. The interview, titled, "Talking to Your Son About Puberty" will center around my book The Ultimate Guys' Body Book: Not-so-stupid questions about your body. You can listen to the program by going to the show's Web site here. You can also order autographed copies of the book here.
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A Television-Free Home: Is It for You?

General Health
(From God's Design for the Highly Healthy Child by Dr. Walt Larimore. All rights reserved) For a variety of healthy reasons, more and more families have chosen to pull the plug on television. They may do it to promote family closeness, to better control what their children are exposed to, or to stimulate their children’s dreams and creativity. You may be amazed by the positive changes in television-free homes documented by professor Barbara Brock of Eastern Washington University. (more…)
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Is America Bankrupt?

General Health
According to a recent and rather shocking guest column in the Asheville Citizen-Times, "America is bankrupt." Noted economist John Boyle says, "The country’s balance sheet shows a $17 trillion negative net worth," but (and this is a huge but), that does NOT include "an additional $53 trillion of unfunded liabilities (no funds set aside) for payment for Social Security, Medicare, and retirement benefits for federal employees." I think you'll find this information very disturbing and Mr. Boyle's proposed solutions very interesting. (more…)
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Marijuana – The Truth – Part 5

Alternative Medicine, General Health, Parenting
In the book that I co-wrote with my good friend, Donal O’Mathuna, Ph.D., Alternative Medicine: The options, the claims, the evidence, how to choose wisely, we wrote an evidence-based article on marijuana. Here’s our fourth excerpt of that information: In earlier excerpts, we discussed “What It Is,” “The Claims People Make about Marijuana,” “Study Findings,” and “Cautions.” In this, our final excerpt will review “Our Recommendations.” (more…)
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Larimore Family Newsletter – July 2013

General Health
Here are the contents of this month’s Family Newsletter: Family Update Upcoming Conferences for Healthcare Professionals Publication Updates 1) Top Ten Amazon.com Best Seller 2) Another printing of The Ultimate Guys' Body Book Broadcast Updates 1) From Boys to Men Broadcast on “Life, Love, and Family with Dr. Tim Clinton” 2) The Ultimate Guys’ Body Book Broadcast on Focus on the Family Events of the Last Month Upcoming Events (more…)
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