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Charles Glassman, MD, CoachMD, has practiced general internal medicine, for over 20 years, in Rockland County, NY.   He is excited to bring the same level of competence and open-mindedness to his new service, Coach MD. He is the author of the critically acclaimed book Brain Drain, which explores the mind, body, spirit connection in our lives. To new subscribers on his website, he is now offering his free, new EBook, Destiny Diet. Weekly, Dr. Glassman hosts Killer Health Care on Web Talk Radio.

Dale Peterson, MD , Building Health, is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. He founded the Wellness Clubs of America to give people access to credible information on supporting and maintaining their health.  His monthly wellness letter, Health by Design, and his Health by Design E-Newsletter provide helpful information to individuals interested in preventing and conquering health challenges.  His book Building Health by Design:  Adding Life to Your Years and Years to Your Life was released in December 2010. He currently hosts the program Building Health by Design on Web Talk Radio.

Mitchell Yass, DPT, Stop The Pain, I Want My Life Back, is a Doctor of Physical Therapy with more than 18 years in practice. He has helped thousands of patients avoid surgery, eliminate chronic pain, and lose weight.  He has a bachelor degree in physical therapy from Downstate Medical Center in 1993, and completed his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the New York Institute of Technology in 2010. Dr. Yass is the author of Overpower Pain: The Strength Training Program That Stops Pain Without Drugs Or Surgery. He recently began his own radio show called Stop The Pain; I Want My Life Back. The show can be heard on WBZT Talk Radio 1230 AM on Tuesdays at 10:30 am.


Natural Health

Dr. Howard Peiper, Path to a Better Life, is a nationally recognized expert in the holistic counseling field. His healing, health care and natural professional credentials extend over a 30year period and include those of naturopath, author, lecturer, magazine consultant, radio personality and host of a television show, Partners in Healing. Visit his website Howard, nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, has written numerous books on nutrition and natural health including 12 best sellers. Books can be ordered at: Safe Goods Publishing.

Dr. Mary Riggin, LAc,  FitFM – Family Wellness , is the Founder and Director of Healing Touch Oriental Medicine.  As an inspiring health educator, in-demand speaker and doctor of acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Dr. Mary has helped thousands of people completely turn their health around.  Dr. Mary co-hosts and produces the wildly popular radio show Food is the First Medicine and her presentations and viewpoints on natural healthcare have made her an in-demand and innovative expert in the natural health world.  Go to to listen to Food is the First Medicine Radio Show.

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Anthony G. Alessi, MD, MMM, Healthy Rounds,  is currently in solo private practice in Norwich, specializing in neurology, electrodiagnostic medicine and sports neurology. Dr. Alessi is Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Colonial Cooperative Care, Inc. (CCC), a medical management company in Norwich, Connecticut.  He is medical director of the Backus Hospital stroke center and writes a weekly column,Healthy Sports, for the Norwich Bulletin that is syndicated through Gatehouse publishing. He is host of Neuro Frontiers on Reach MD XM 160 and Healthy Rounds syndicated through WTIC 1080, the Hartford CBS affiliate.


Mache Seibel, MD, HouseCall®, is a national authority on women’s health who wants to help America stay well. He trained at Harvard in Reproductive Medicine and is the Director of the Menopause Program at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Dr. Seibel has written 14 books, over 200 medical articles, is past Editor-in-Chief of a medical journal and has won multiple awards or patient education. His most recent book is Eat to Defeat Menopause.  Also, he is the founder of, combining original songs with health education to make learning to stay well fun and easy to remember. Visit his website at

Peter Weiss, MD, More Health Less Care, President of the More Health Less Care Alliance, is passionate for helping others to health and wellness. Author of More Health Less Care, Dr. Pete has recognized that traditional medical care isn’t helping many people to become well and, in fact, is a major part of the problem. Visit Dr. Pete on the web at and join the Alliance at

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