Mary Ann Says, “Indulge Every Now and Then”

By Mary Ann Wilson, RN I love going back to my hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to visit my family and Italian roots. No trip is complete without swinging by my favorite Italian bakery, Moio’s Italian Pastry Shop which has been in operation since 1935. I remember how excited I was as a child going there.  I still […]

Spine Activation to Feed the Mind

By Mary Ann Wilson, RN Keeping your spine flexible and mobile is not only good for your body but it’s actually improving your cognitive functioning. Dr. Roger Sperry, Nobel Prize Recipient for Brain Research, tells us that “90% of the stimulation and nutrition to the brain is generated by the movement of the spine.” If […]

“Checkout Line” Exercises for the Abs, Glutes, and Pelvic Floor

“Checkout Line” Exercises By Mary Ann Wilson, RN How often do we find ourselves standing in a checkout line? Because we’re consumers, the answer is, “Probably, a lot”!  As a result, statistics show the average American spends anywhere from 5 to 60 minutes, a week, waiting in checkout lines. While this can feel like a […]