Post Editors Publish Special Health Issue, Featuring Dr. Oz

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Cover of The Saturday Evenig Post Special Health Issue

Indianapolis (December 9, 2013) – This year The Saturday Evening Post is taking time aside from its bimonthly issues and resolving to guide its readers toward living healthier, longer lives with the release of a special health issue. This limited edition special interest publication focuses on the self-care strategies at the center of the publication’s best health reporting from recent years.

Lest old acquaintance be forgot, Dr. Mehmet Oz, longtime friend and contributor to the Post, is leading the charge with stories that put the breaks on aging and promote positive energy.

“It’s exciting to see the Post’s best health reporting all in one place,” said Steven Slon, Editorial Director, The Saturday Evening Post. “The quality of this work reflects the great health and vitality of this publication.”

Stories include:

  • “Boost Brain Power” – How to avoid memory glitches.
  • “The Power of Probiotics” – Potential benefits range from better digestive health to prevention of colds and flu—but are the claims justified?
  • “Time Out!” – “Mindfulness” is sweeping across our stressed-out country.
  • “Lose Weight for Good!” – Diets work. The hard part is sticking to them.

The Post’s very best healthy recipes are included as a special bonus.

To order the special issue, readers should shop the Post ( or call 1-800-558-2376.

About The Saturday Evening Post

For nearly 300 years, The Saturday Evening Post has chronicled American history in the making—reflecting the distinctive characteristics and values that define the American way. Today’s Post continues the grand tradition of providing art, entertainment, and information in a stimulating mix of idea-driven features, cutting-edge health and medical trends—plus fiction, humor, and laugh-out-loud cartoons. A key feature is the Post Perspective, which brings historical context to current issues and hot topics such as health care, religious freedom, education, and more.

Tracing its roots to Benjamin Franklin, The Saturday Evening Post mirrors cherished American ideals and values, most memorably illustrated by its iconic cover artist Norman Rockwell. The Post is also known for publishing such literary greats as Ray Bradbury, Agatha Christie, William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edgar Allan Poe, and Kurt Vonnegut, and continues to seek out and discover emerging writers of the 21st century.

Headquartered in Indianapolis, the Post is a publication of the nonprofit Saturday Evening Post Society, which also publishes the award-winning youth magazines Turtle, Humpty Dumpty, and Jack and Jill.

“As the nation changed, the Post changed, but it looks to its past as a fertile ground for its future.” — Starkey Flythe, Jr, Former Post Executive Editor