How Advanced Directives Ease Family Burdens

How Advanced Directives Ease Family Burdens

Over 60% of all U.S. deaths are due to either heart disease, cancer, diabetes or chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder. In addition, more than 40% of Medicare enrollees over 65 years of age face physical or cognitive challenges. As each of us gets older, two truths...
Trials, Tasers and Tags: What’s Going On?

Trials, Tasers and Tags: What’s Going On?

Marvin Gaye released the album “What’s Going On” in 1971. The song by the same name challenged listeners to cast their gaze on current events and ask this perplexing question. While the single gained the most popularity, the entire album addressed a variety of issues,...
Pollination Nation

Pollination Nation

As waves of pollen sweep the nation from south to north, sniffles and sneezes follow in their train, along with the occasional muttered curse. At the right time of year, wind in the pines can produce billowing clouds of yellow stickiness. Oak and other hardwoods are...