Reality Check – The Blog

Insights and perspective on life, love, laughter and travel, plus recipes for healthy living and ways to make sense of the crazy world around us. You’ll also find useful life hacks and tips to maximize your presence on social media.

 

In Defense of Another Vacation

by Marcia Simon, APR, CTA Vacation helps you regain energy, think more clearly, shed stress, restore a positive attitude and ...
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Scalp Cooling Treatment Reduces Chemo Hair Loss

by Marcia Simon, APR Alopecia, or hair loss, is a side effect of many types of chemotherapy, and a major ...
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Restaurant Review – Fresh Side, Amherst, MA

by Marcia Simon Fresh Side, 39 South Pleasant St., Amherst, MA I love the vibe at Fresh Side, a cozy ...
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Drowsy Driving – Steer Clear of this Growing Danger

by Marcia Simon, APR More people today sleep less than they should, turning to sleep aids and caffeine stimulants, believing ...
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#onebillionhappy – an engineer’s moonshot takes on artificial intelligence

NEW YORK, NY – March 20, 2018  #onebillionhappy may seem a far cry from  Google [x], but Mo Gawdat sees ...
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Emfit’s Embedded Sleep Technology – Sensing a Need for Smart Solutions Among Mattress Manufacturers

JANUARY 7, Las Vegas, NV, USA at CES 2018 – Emfit Ltd, the leading healthtech company known for its ferroelectret ...
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Resetting Your Food Habits With Whole30 – Day 1

By Marcia Simon January 8, 2018  I finally started the Whole30 food program. Don’t call it a diet because it’s ...
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Sexual Harassment – Where’s the Line?

by Marcia Simon, APR Skeletons in the closet can shatter a career in less than a week. How many men ...
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How Healthy Are You?

by Marcia Simon, APR  Blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, BMI. Do you know your numbers? You should. Are you an apple ...
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Diabetes and Your Heart – What’s the Connection?

by Marcia Simon, APR Why does diabetes, a sugar condition, affect the heart? Why are people with diabetes more than ...
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