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 Publications & Media



  • LaRoche, L. Joy Journal. Loretta LaRoche, Laurie Donnelly Plymouth, MA: The Humor Potential, 1997, 2005

  • LaRoche, L. Life is Short – Wear Your Party Pants. [Jill Kramer] Carlsbad, CA: Hay House, 2003

  • LaRoche, L. Squeeze the Day. Carlsbad, CA: Hay House, 2006

  • LaRoche, L. Kick Up Your Heels Before You’re Too Short to Wear Them.[Jill Kramer] [First Edition] Plymouth: Humor Potential,  2007 

  • LaRoche, L. Happy Talk. [Jill Kramer] [First Edition] Carlsbad, CA: Hay House. 2007

  • LaRoche, L. Juicy Living, Juicy Aging. [Jill Kramer] Carlsbad, CA: Hay House, 2007 

  • LaRoche, L. Relax: You May Only Have a Few Minutes Left. [Jill Kramer] Carlsbad, CA: Hay House, 2008

  • LaRoche, L. Lighten Up! The Authentic and Fun Way to Lose Your Weight and Your Worries. [Jill Kramer] Carlsbad, CA: Hay House, 2009

  • Contributing Author: Books

  • Benson H, Stuart E, Staff of the Benson-Henry Institute. The Wellness Book. New York: Carol, 1992. 

  • Contributing Author: Magazines

  • Diane Magazine, A Curves International Publication

  • Prevention Magazine, A Rodale, Inc. Publication

  • Health Magazine, A Time, Inc. Publication (A division of Time Warner)

  • Newspaper Publications:

  • Get A Life, weekly column, Gateway Media, Inc.

  • Womans World Magazine, 2011


  • Humor Your Stress, PBS TV

  • How Serious Is This?, PBS TV

  • Relax, You Only Live Once, PBS TV

  • Parenting with Humor, The Humor Potential 

  • Get A Life, PBS TV

  • The Joy of Stress, PBS TV

  • Life Is Short Wear Your Party Pants, PBS  TV and Hay House 

  • Life is Not a Stress Rehearsal, Better Life Media 

  • Whine, Woman & Song (The Wit & Wisdom of Womanhood)

  • How to be a Wild, Wise and Witty Woman, Brilliant Pictures

  • How to Prevent Hardening of the Attitude 

  • Juicy Living, Juicy Aging, PBS TV



  • Local and prime time Emmy award nominee 

  • The National Humor Treasure Award 

  • Honorary Ph.D., LaSalle University, Newton, Massachusetts 

  • Humanitarian Award, MSPCC 

  • Woman of the Year, Massachusetts Girl Scouts 

  • Alumni of the Year, Hofstra University 

  • The Walter C. Alvarez Memorial Award for Medical Writing presented by The American Medical Writers Association, Oct 2004

  • Inducted into the Friars Club, New York City, September 2009

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