Books to Read in November

Fall is a wonderful time of year to pick up a book and get back into reading. Publishers tend to roll out the best titles during autumn knowing mornings will soon be frosty – leaving plenty of time to read. Here are 3 books to...

The Impact of Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood and its funding has been a fiercely debated topic in the United States, with passionate movements on both ends striving to either defund or save the clinic’s services. With all of the organization’s surrounding controversy, it is important to get informed and understand...

HEALTHY BENEFITS OF HAVING FRIENDS

Whether you need a shoulder to cry on, a partner in crime, or just somebody to vent to and relax with, best friends are truly invaluable and a vital aspect of leading a happy and fulfilled life. Now don’t get me wrong, alone time and...

The Meaning of Alzheimer’s Month

As June—Alzheimer’s Month—comes to an end, I’ve been struggling trying to write an article about Alzheimer’s. It’s very personal for me, as my mother in England is in a wonderful nursing home that specializes in taking care of people with advanced Alzheimer’s and dementia. The...

Laughter as Medicine

Ever since we were little, we would be told quirky limericks meant to encourage good health and healthy habits. For instance, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” But what if those sayings had some serious truth to them? Well, in the case of...