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You Heard it Here First

In my blog posting of July 8th I noted that employees in Japan may be required to pay more into the national health care system if the waistlines of employees, their families and retirees exceed the government’s limits of 33.5 inches for men and 35.4 inches for women. I said it would be a matter of time […]


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Out of This World

Wow! This is the only word that can accurately describe yesterday’s opening ceremonies at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, the torch was lit in a way that had jaws dropping in my house. (Okay, maybe that’s because I had two children and one tired spouse sleeping on […]


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The Perfect Gift for New Dads

I have often wondered why moms were the only ones eligible for state mandated parental leaves here in Massachusetts. I can remember feeling sad and tired when my husband left for work, leaving me with an infant. I thought I would lose it 18 months later when the second child came along. I suspect many […]


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