Prescription for Life, by Dr. Richard Furman ~~ Susan Karsten’s latest book review

If you want to be jolted out of complacency, motivated, inspired to get healthy, you will want to get this book. Dr. Furman is so clear, and his suggestions so do-able, that you will want to give this book to your unhealthy, overweight loved ones – and it will be an act of love. The […]

“Big Brother” by Lionel Shriver ~ a Book Review by Susan Karsten

This author wowed me with her intelligent, detailed novel. Reading weight-loss fiction and memoir is one of my guilty pleasures.  Big Brother qualifies with its detailed and juicy re-telling of weight loss “success”. Less compelling is the ending. I guess I should have known that the liquid diet plot element in the second section of […]