Tag Archives: health

Bill, Melinda, Warren

I recently read the 2017 Gates Foundation annual letter.  It starts with this alarming and kitschy picture. Whoa – this caught my attention. Huge fan of Warren Buffett – for his intellect, quirkiness, and generosity. In 2006, Buffett donated $31B to the Gates foundation – the biggest gift in history. Remember, he could just as easily donated… Read More »

Obesity: A consultant wonders. . . Why Is America So Fat?

Americans are fat . . .  Currently 2/3 of the US population is overweight or obese. We generally eat too much, eat the wrong things, and don’t exercise. You know things are bad when the US Coast guard reduced the number of passengers allowed on boats because the “Average American” is 9% heavier than the… Read More »