On Saturday, January 8, 2011, our nation suffered devastation with the shootings that occurred in Tuscon, Arizona. Jared Loughner killed 6 and injured 14 others at a gathering for constituents of Representative Gabrielle Giffords. Rep. Giffords was severely wounded by a bullet that passed through her brain. She is currently
Thanks After Thanksgiving
What was I thankful for this Thanksgiving?
This Thanksgiving was a rare chance to spend time with my husband’s entire family. Everyone’s lives are so busy, it’s almost impossible to get everyone in the same place for a day. An extra special treat this Thanksgiving was the time I spent… READ MORE
Get Smart About Antibiotics Week
November 15-21, 2010 is Get Smart about Antibiotics Week. This is a campaign set forth by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a partner in this campaign.
The goal this week is to help educate the public about the use of antibiotics, how… READ MORE
Eat Your Fruits & Veggies
A recent report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed that we are not eating enough of fruits and vegetables on a daily basis. The CDC report stated that in 2009, 67.5% of adults ate fruit less than two times daily and 73.7% ate vegetables less