Category: Health

Bonnie J. Addario reflects on the passing of singer Bobbie Smith

The following statement was issued by Bonnie J. Addario in light of Bobbie Smith, lead singer of The Spinners, losing his battle with lung...

Make Spring Break Safe and Healthy

It’s that time of year again –bags are packed and people all across the country are on their way to a week filled with fun in the...

Bobbie Smith, RIP

By Larry Kaufmann Bobbie Smith, who had one of the smoothest voices in pop music, died last weekend at age 76. He was lead singer for The...

Negative Emotions More Toxic in America

Nations highest in happiness have the highest rates of depression. Shy American childrenare more likely to develop emotional problems than...

Benefits of Quitting Smoking Outpace Risk of Modest Weight Gain

NIH-funded study finds post-cessation weight gain does not elevate cardiovascular risks for former smokers The improvement in...

Dance Your Way to Better Physical and Mental Health

By Mary West   Few activities can rival dancing’s multifaceted benefits that encompass every area of health – physical,...

Buddhist Monk To Share Lessons On Well-Being In The Mind

Tibetan Buddhist teacher and monk Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche comes to the Carolyn Herrmann Student Union Great Room at Mercyhurst University...

God Is Love, And He Doesn’t Hurt

By Heather Dalrymple   Domestic Violence. It’s a hard thing to go through. When you get right down to the nitty gritty of it, it’s...

Local Support for the Wounded Warrior Project

AirBorn in Lake City are looking for donations for a raffle they are having to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project. The raffle will...

Pizza Chain Makes Special Delivery for Soldier in Afghanistan

By Suzan Clarke Army National Guard Maj. Shawn Fulker is thousands of miles away serving in Afghanistan, and when his wife’s birthday...