When aging and gravity fight

When aging and gravity fight

What do aging and gravity have in common? Together, they produce sagging skin (along with the sun, lifestyle, genetics, weight loss). Getting older me...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


They really should know

They really should know

A few years ago after speaking in Delaware, I arrived back at Baltimore Washington International Airport to catch a flight home. As I walked into the ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Does childbirth cause obesity?

Does childbirth cause obesity?

Does childbirth cause obesity?No.Many girls swear that it happened because of making babies, but a study of this question from April’s issue of ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  



Making stepping stone paths professionally

Making stepping stone paths professionally

Natural stone paths look good in almost any landscape. They never go out of style like so many man-made paver materials. Like most things made of ston...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Sibling abuse — battlefield in the home

Sibling abuse — battlefield in the home

Story. The first murder in the Bible is reported in the Book of Genesis. Cain killed his brother Abel.Motive: Cain became angry and jealous over his b...

May 21st, 2018 |  


36th Senior Citizens Art Show begins

36th Senior Citizens Art Show begins

It’s hard to believe it is already May. The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) loves a lot of things about May, especially the observance of...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Who’s to blame for the Gaza violence?

There are a lot of diplomatic I-told-you-so’s rocketing into Washington from around the world right now. Critics of President Donald Trump’...

May 21st, 2018 |  


When Ohio’s mental health professionals act unethically

When Ohio’s mental health professionals act unethically

Mental health professionals are licensed and governed by state boards. Laws and Rules are listed in the Ohio Revised Code and/or Administrative Code. ...

May 20th, 2018 |  


River getting right for the trotline

River getting right for the trotline

At last, for the first time this year, the Ohio River has returned to summer pool – 19 feet at Portsmouth below the Greenup Dam, and 34 feet at ...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Ralph Nader, still going strong

Ralph Nader, still going strong

Like the Energizer Bunny, Ralph Nader is still going strong. He’s 84 years old.Because I admired Nader’s outspokenness for people and the ...

May 19th, 2018 |