Is nausea the cure for obesity?

Is nausea the cure for obesity?

Semaglutide (and other drugs like it that imitate the intestinal hormone GLP-1 (Glucagon-like peptide-1)) has been hailed as the holy grail, the gastr...

December 5th, 2021 |  


Let’s open a treatment center

Let’s open a treatment center

Historically, behavioral health treatment has been viewed more so a social service than specialty healthcare. There were limited agencies across the s...

December 5th, 2021 |  


Resident Evil does not leave a lasting impression

Resident Evil does not leave a lasting impression

Well….we have SOMEWHAT or a classic film returning again. Resident Evil…..if you are a fan you’ll know this started as a video game ...

December 3rd, 2021 |  



More of the salt saga

More of the salt saga

Ever since our ancestors crawled out of the ocean we have had to maintain the salt water constancy of our milieu intérieur, our inside juices. Th...

November 28th, 2021 |  


What do Social Workers do anyway?

What do Social Workers do anyway?

When I made the decision myself to get into Social Work, it was pretty straightforward. A lot of people I looked up to in my professional life were Ma...

November 28th, 2021 |  


What ever happened to Thanksgiving Day?

What ever happened to Thanksgiving Day?

Written ByDr. James SpinnatiAs I look at America today, I see a secularization of Thanksgiving and exclusion of God from this holiday. And my friends ...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Fourth graders in Ulaanbaatar who exercise are smarter

Fourth graders in Ulaanbaatar who exercise are smarter

Those of you who avidly read my column may have noticed a lapse in the last few weeks. There is a simple explanation. Nothing I have read has inspired...

November 21st, 2021 |  


Hopes for a 5-star film were in vain

Hopes for a 5-star film were in vain

We are back revisiting an old classic. GHOSTBUSTERS!!! Who you gonna call? If you’re a fan of the original films you’ll know the original ...

November 19th, 2021 |  


Addiction: A defining moment

Addiction: A defining moment

Our news outlets and Facebook feeds have been overwhelmingly active – and, though you might not have known it before… most of your friends...

November 14th, 2021 |  


You do what you believe

You do what you believe

C. S. Lewis in “A Grief Observed” wrote, “You never know how much you really believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a...

November 14th, 2021 |