Attributable risk of genes

Attributable risk of genes

Getting old is so insulting. Watching yourself turn to carrion is a crime against humanity. Maybe it is justice for the sins of youth. But in addition...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Roger Ailes turned news into a lifestyle choice

For years I boasted about graduating from the same university as Fox News chief Roger Ailes. My boast became somewhat muted after Ailes was forced out...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Modernize military medical training to save lives and money

Nearly 100 Republicans and Democrats have come together in support of an important bill — Rep. Hank Johnson’s (D-Ga.) Battlefield Excellen...

May 21st, 2017 |  



Do what is necessary to find funding

Do what is necessary to find funding

Dear Editor,As I read the article (Kester Talks SOPA Funding) in Monday’s (May 15th) Portsmouth Daily Times, I wonder what our County Leadership...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Emotions forecast: anxious, winds of change

It was probably a mistake to read Psychology Today while my husband was watching The Weather Channel. He’s absorbed by a story focused on the wo...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Do you have what it takes to jump start your brain

Do you have what it takes to jump start your brain

As you step into your month, be determined to step with courage as you live your purpose setting and achieving your personal and business goals.As you...

May 19th, 2017 |  


A search for treasured old friends

A search for treasured old friends

I have many failures; a few achievements.Today I’m kicking myself for a sad failure: failure to keep in touch with old friends.It had been two y...

May 19th, 2017 |  


The demise of Ringling Bros. is a victory for animal rights

On Sunday, May 21, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will hold its final “greatest show on earth,” at the Nassau Coliseum on L...

May 19th, 2017 |  


We’re talkin’ trees

We’re talkin’ trees

As we study forestry, silva culture, or dendrology, we will study trees, tree management, and the science of trees. Somewhere along the line we start ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Thank you for the support

Thank you for the support

The Portsmouth Police Officers and their spouses would like to thank the businesses who helped provide food to the Officers on Monday, May 15, 2017 wh...

May 18th, 2017 |