What seniors want from healthcare professionals

As seniors grow older, they need education on specific topics like how to manage chronic conditions, how to find support, and guidance from health car...

November 3rd, 2019 |  


Writing about Women this Week

Because several of the latest additions to my idea notebook pertained to members of the female gender, I determined to write about women this week.I h...

October 28th, 2019 |  


Beware cybercriminals – they’re everywhere

Has your bank account ever been compromised and you find that money is missing? Unfortunately, these days we have to stay aware of all account transac...

October 27th, 2019 |  



Will Congres lower drug prices this year?

Maybe – just maybe – Americans will get some relief from the relentlessly rising prices of pharmaceuticals.That of course depends on Congr...

October 24th, 2019 |  


Protecting Ohioans with pre-existing conditions

Protecting Ohioans with pre-existing conditions

This month, a new report revealed that 2 million Ohioans could lose health care if President Trump gets his way and the entire Affordable Care Act is ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


WL-S superintendent asks for levy support

On November 5, 2019, the voters in the West Liberty-Salem school district will be asked to continue their support the 1.5-mill Permanent Improvement l...

October 21st, 2019 |  


When then was then at Otterbein

My college alma mater appeared recently in most major media outlets: Otterbein University was, of course, the site of the recent Democratic presidenti...

October 21st, 2019 updated: October 22nd, 2019. |  


When family dysfunction disrupts in-home care

Even in the closest families, aging parents and changes of a new life season can create discord. For some families struggling years before a parent ne...

October 20th, 2019 |  


Pawpaws making a comeback in Ohio, other markets

Pawpaws making a comeback in Ohio, other markets

Question: What is a pawpaw, and is it healthy for you?Answer: The pawpaw is the largest edible fruit native to the United States. It is indigenous in ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


What makes America great

Nowadays I must force myself to watch the news on any channel, broadcast or cable. Although neither legislative body in Washington has been in session...

October 14th, 2019 updated: October 15th, 2019. |