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The 2017-18 Flu Epidemic Has Not Peaked

The 2017-18 Flu Epidemic Has Not Peaked

More people have been sent to the hospital with the flu this season than in almost a decade, and in the last week 16 more children have died, according to federal health officials. This year at least 53 children have died from the virus and 80 percent of them had the vaccine. The pace of […]

Inspiring Minds…That Is What I Do

Inspiring Minds…That Is What I Do

At the vintage age of 82, and fast approaching the “twilight years” of my life, I have lived above and beyond my dreams. Yet, I am still being blessed to remain on this planet, with eyes, ears, nose, throat, and all other movable limbs still functioning …quite normally. In fact, with a little help from […]

The Critical Role of Churches in Community Transformation

The Critical Role of Churches in Community Transformation

“Faith without works is dead,” so says St. James in the New Testament Scriptures. Faith implies belief and trust in a higher power who loves us unconditionally. It implies as well that if we truly feel the depth of this incomprehensible love that we cannot help but overflow with joy in knowing that we are […]

Smoking Legal Age to Increase From 18 to 21

Smoking Legal Age to Increase From 18 to 21

The smoking legal age is set to increase from 18 to 21 at the start of the New Year. Effective Jan. 1, 2018, Public Law 34-01 will raise the legal age for access to tobacco products. There is a mandatory education for those who violated the law. It was Speaker Benjamin Cruz who wrote the bill. […]

Drinking Booze Without the Day-After Hangover

Drinking Booze Without the Day-After Hangover

Alcohol is often a significant component of many parties. If not careful, too much booze will result in dizziness, nausea, and headache, which are symptomatic of a hangover. The primary method of avoiding a feeling awful the day-after is to abstain. If that seems impossible, then knowledge about safe consumption is essential. Understanding Safe Consumption […]

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