September 11, 2014

 

Interview with Dr. Edward Creagan, author of the book How Not to Be My Patient: A Physician's Secrets for Staying Healthy and Surviving Any Diagnosis

 

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Mike Carruthers: 
There are a lot of people walking around today who really should be dead.

 

Edward T. Creagan, M.D.:
I have a formal presentation on miracles and I have the Cat scans and I have the MR scans and I have the pathology report. Patients who should have died twenty-five years ago continue to live meaningful productive and creative lives.
 


Dr. Edward T. Creagan


September 10, 2014

 

Interview with Martha Lasley, author of the book Courageous Visions: How to Unleash Passionate Energy in Your Life and Your Organization

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Everyone should be living their dream, it just makes sense. What on earth could be more important than living your dream?

 

Martha Lasley:
You would think, what I noticed though is a lot of people have their dreams squashed - usually by well-meaning well-intentioned adults who try to steer them towards certain professions or outside of what they really care about.
 


Martha Lasley


September 9, 2014

 

Interview with John Presto PsyD, author of the book Lift Your Mood Now: Simple Things You Can Do to Beat the Blues

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Everybody from time to time will get sad and have the blues.

 

John D. Preston, Psy.D.:
Clearly the things that work best are to make a point to get engaged in life.

 


John Preston PsyD


September 8, 2014

 

Interview with Dr. George Cave, author of the book Just Be A Dad: Things My Father Never Told Me

 

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Mike Carruthers:
In order to be a good father and have a positive influence on your children.

 

Dr. George Cave:
The first thing is always to show that you care for the child and this is done by showing that you care and love for the child’s mother.  That relationship between the husband and wife is paramount to the psychological wellbeing of the children.
 


George Cave PhD


September 5, 2014

 

Interview with C. Leslie Charles, author of the book Why Is Everyone So Cranky: The Ten Trends Complicating Our Lives and What We Can Do About Them

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Ever wonder why people seem less friendly and more cranky than they used to be?

 


Leslie Charles:

Because we are overwhelmed, overworked, overscheduled and overspent. Does that sound like anyone you know?
 


C. Leslie Charles


September 4, 2014

 

Interview with Pam Brill, author of the book The Winner's Way : A proven method for achieving your personal best in any situation

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Do you talk to yourself? Of course you do, whether silently or out loud we all talk to ourselves.

 

Dr. Pam Brill:
Whenever I ask people how they talk to themselves, if you talk to the person sitting next to you the same way you talk to yourself you think that person would want to be your friend?
 


Pam Brill


September 3, 2014

 

Interview with Steven K. Smith, author of the book Mentored by a Millionaire: Master Strategies of Super Achievers

 

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Mike Carruthers:
It would appear to be almost impossible to achieve success without a mentor.

 

Steven K. Scott:
Nobody in history has even done it. Never.
 


Steven K. Scott


September 2, 2014

 

Interview with Dr. Jack Stern, author of the book Ending Back Pain: 5 Powerful Steps to Diagnose, Understand, and Treat Your Ailing Back

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Back pain is one of the biggest reasons people go to the doctor.

 

Dr. Jack Stern:
80-85% of Americans during their lifetimes go see a physician or healthcare provider because of back pain of significant severity.
 


Dr. Jack Stern


September 1, 2014

 

Interview with Dr. Michael Thompson, author of the book Best Friends, Worst Enemies: Understanding the Social Lives of Children

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Childhood friendships can be the most important ones.

 

 

Michael Thompson, Ph.D:
You know friendship in childhood is a better predictor of adult mental health than grades or IQ.
 


Dr. Michael Thompson


August 29, 2014

 

Interview with Dr. Janis Amatuzio, author of the book Forever Ours: Real Stories of Immortality and Living from a Forensic Pathologist

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Interesting thing about death…

 

Dr. Janis Amatuzio:
Death is the only thing that I can think of where a death in the family will get you out of work, out of court, out of cooking, out of cleaning because everybody knows that you have to give grief your full attention.

 


Dr. Janis Amatuzio


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