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About lorettalaroche

An international stress management and humor consultant whose wit, and irreverent humor, has, for over 30 years raised the humor potential in all of us. She is on the Mass General advisory council for anxiety and depression and was recently awarded the National Humor Treasure Award. Loretta writes a weekly newspaper column called, 'Get a Life'.

“Without common sense we are doomed to be hooked by a plethora of BS.”


I’m perceived as an optimistic individual most of the time. But I must admit that I’m beginning to be more curmudgeon like with every passing year. Should I be admitting to this? Perhaps not but it’s getting harder and harder … Continue reading

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It takes vigilance to be the guardian of thoughts, words, and deeds


How cognizant of what you say is directly related to the outcome you’ll get. If you continually speak of your life in terms that describe it as if you “never” feel good, things “never” turn out right, or “nothing” positive … Continue reading

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