Dying of old age

Dying of old age

As we get older our risks of disease and dying go up. We also wind up being medicated for more and more things until we have to take a bag of differen...

May 6th, 2019 |  


What is Your Genre?

What is Your Genre?

Are you content with who you are in life?Have you ever dreamed of being famous?If someone would place a label on you, what would it be?My friend, Stev...

May 1st, 2019 |  


Labor is supply and demand

Workforce is defined as the labor pool in employment, and many components make up that workforce. We know there are blue-white and grey color jobs. We...

April 30th, 2019 |  



Older Americans Month

Older Americans Month

Just what we need—an entire month to remind us of aging.Yea. Let’s celebrate together. Gray hair. Thinning hair. No hair. Wrinkling skin. ...

April 30th, 2019 |  


Obesity treatment schizophrenia

Obesity treatment schizophrenia

The inexorable increase in obesity together with the futility of intervening in that epidemic leads to schizophrenia in the practice of medicine. (1)A...

April 29th, 2019 |  


Ohio’s new payday loan law is here

Ohio’s new payday loan law is here

There are about 650 payday lending stores in Ohio—that’s 650 too many in my opinion. But lookout lenders!“Predatory lending is any l...

April 29th, 2019 |  


Having a Sam Piatt kind of day

Having a Sam Piatt kind of day

After many, many years of adventures in the Great Outdoors, along with some dangerous jobs in the construction trade during my 20s, I’m amazed t...

April 29th, 2019 |  


Comparing fast-growing shade trees

Comparing fast-growing shade trees

We get many requests for fast-growing shade trees. People with new homes on open ground often want to establish shade trees quickly. There are also ma...

April 28th, 2019 |  


Believe it or not!

Believe it or not!

This is no time for safety - Easter Sunday’s terrorist attacks on churches in Sri Lanka seems to have taken us to a new and dangerous place in t...

April 26th, 2019 |  


Lower Shawnee Town – Forerunner of Portsmouth

Lower Shawnee Town – Forerunner of Portsmouth

Strolling down Front Street and admiring the many Murals on the flood wall. There is one that depicts an Indian village, in the throes of winter. Befo...

April 26th, 2019 |