Fighting for Ohio’s rural communities

Fighting for Ohio’s rural communities

Ohioans who live in rural areas deserve the same access to high-quality health care as those who live in urban areas. But too many Ohioans who donR...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: The view from up there

Yes, I am afraid of heights. The haymow in the barn or the top of the playground slide set my childhood heart racing, and the mere thought of driving ...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Major changes may be coming to Medicare

What’s going to happen to Medicare?That’s not an insignificant question given the political shift in Washington. Now, with Republicans con...

March 3rd, 2017 |  



Boomer Blog: Buzzwords and bandwagons

To paraphrase an old adage: You can take the teacher out of the school, but you can’t take the school out of the teacher. In retirement I remain...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Graham working with community to ensure fiscal stability

Graham working with community to ensure fiscal stability

Graham is a wonderful, tightknit community that values schools. We try hard to reflect our community in everything we do. In fact, back in 2011-12, wh...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: And now back to local programming

The local news programs I watched as a kid were very different from today’s broadcasts. Only Channels 2 and 7 were available then, until Channel...

February 19th, 2017 |  


#AgingVoices targets better lifestyles for seniors

We have launched the campaign to make cities and states a better place for older adults to age.After much ado, the social media hashtag campaign is #A...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Hospitals are penalized for harming patients

Anyone facing a hospital stay for themselves or a family member should look at new data the government released right before Christmas showing that it...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Try dark chocolate for healthier Valentine’s Day

Try dark chocolate for healthier Valentine’s Day

Question: I want to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a sweet treat for my wife this year, but I don’t want to derail her healthy eating regi...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: More mature than the soil of the earth

Recently a quiz to determine if someone is “Older Than Dirt” made the rounds on Facebook. I took the quiz and passed or failed – wel...

February 12th, 2017 |