Lewis Fein

  • The Disque Foundation: Inspiring People and Saving Lives

    Ask me what the great philanthropists of our era should do for the betterment of humankind, and I will offer a two-word response. My response is as clear as it is concise. It speaks to the urgency of the times and underscores the priceless nature of time. It transcends matters of race, color, gender, religion […]

  • Healthier Living through Better Living Conditions: The WeRoomies Solution

    Quality of life is essential to living a healthy life. That means we should do as much as we can to reduce stress, through a combination of exercise and exercising our rights to live in a stress-free environment. The latter hinges on finding the right roommate or tenant, because too many people spend too much money on […]

  • Concierge Audiology from Dr. Melissa Alexander: A Profile in Patience

    One word defines concierge medicine: Patience. Not patients, though they are first among equals, but patience to do a job well – to do it with respect and compassion – so an individual can get the best care possible, so a doctor can do more than the minimum her profession requires, so that same doctor can take a maximalist […]

  • To Bask in the Sunlight of Nature: The Story of Sunnabis

    If you want to see the beauty of nature, if you want to enjoy the health benefits of nature’s bounty, if you want to witness the boundless energy of nature – of an environment in balance with its surroundings – go to Humboldt County, California, home of some of the world’s best medicinal cannabis. Talk to Wendy Kornberg, […]

  • A Pleasure to Meet: Resources of Style and Substance

    Forget the adage about not judging a book by its cover, because style is substance: The way something as simple as a notebook looks – from its layout and design, as well as its use of color and binding – can mean the difference between putting that potential journal to use and leaving its pages blank. Such […]

  • A Not-So-Twisted Tale of Inspiration and Safety: The Rise of Twisted Wares

    Inspiration sometimes happens during moments of desperation, when, in the midst of personal and professional upheaval, you leave everything behind – you move from the familiar enclaves of Seattle to the very foreign territory of Texas – and begin anew. Such is the story of Melissa Livingston, the founder of Twisted Wares, makers of The Hang Tight Towel®: A […]

  • Creating an Oasis of Healing with Encanna

    If you want to see the future of health and wellness, if you want to visit an oasis of healing and an environment of natural beauty, if you want to experience the benefits of medicinal cannabis –– go to Puerto Rico. Read about the rise of Encanna, one of the island’s leading providers of medicinal […]

  • The Bob Caputo Living Well Cookbook: Reinventing the Joy of Cooking

    There are cookbooks aplenty by authors of great fame and others of relative anonymity. But there is no cookbook as accessible – there is no cookbook with as great an emphasis on health and wellness, as strong a commitment to delicious food and nutritious meals – as The Bob Caputo Living Well Cookbook. I write these words because […]

  • Dating and Wellness: A New Bracket for Fun

    Far from being fun or exciting, dating is often a source of stress and anxiety. It does more to increase anxiety than lessen it, notable exceptions notwithstanding. One such exception is Bracket Dating, LLC, founded by Whitney Linscott. Her app is a tournament-based dating resource, which is a novel – and effective – way for a person to […]