To your health: Sharing is caring unless it comes to prescription meds

To your health: Sharing is caring unless it comes to prescription meds

Kate and her best-friend-for-life, Karen, met on the playground at school in Baltimore when Kate was 3 1/2 and, Karen, 4 1/2. They’ve been close...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Misericordia social work students organize benefit for Dinners for Kids

Misericordia social work students organize benefit for Dinners for Kids

Misericordia University, Dallas School District and Metz Culinary Management are reaffirming the old proverb “it takes a village to raise a chil...

March 14th, 2017 |  


To your health: How to incorporate clean eating into your diet

To your health: How to incorporate clean eating into your diet

Nothing focuses one’s attention on the reasonableness of your own food choices like watching a first time mother (with a streak of obsessiveness...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |  


To your health: Ladies, be aware of this rare heart disease

To your health: Ladies, be aware of this rare heart disease

Last week I promised to write about an unusual cause of heart attacks in women.No it’s not leaving the toothpaste uncapped or the empty juice co...

March 7th, 2017 |  


House Republicans release bill aimed at replacing Obama health care law

House Republicans release bill aimed at replacing Obama health care law

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Monday released their long-awaited plan for unraveling former President Barack Obama’s health care law, ...

March 6th, 2017 updated: March 7th, 2017. |  


Erin Dougherty of Dallas lands gig as production assistant on ‘Bar Rescue’

Erin Dougherty of Dallas lands gig as production assistant on ‘Bar Rescue’

For Erin Dougherty, a willingness to step outside of her comfort zone and never limit herself has opened doors.The 26-year-old Dallas resident turned ...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


To your health: Heart attack symptoms differ in men and women

To your health: Heart attack symptoms differ in men and women

Vive la difference!Long live the difference, a phrase often used to celebrate the wonderful and intriguing ways women and men differ.I know I’m ...

February 28th, 2017 |  


West Pittston, Wilkes-Barre men benefit from life changing heart operations

West Pittston, Wilkes-Barre men benefit from life changing heart operations

For two local men, listening to their hearts has taken on a new and life-changing meaning.Bill Goldsworthy, of West Pittston, and Anthony Conyers, of ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


To your health: 10 ways to love your heart this Valentine’s Day

To your health: 10 ways to love your heart this Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! Mary and I have just gotten back from a wonderful trip to the Highlands of Scotland. We first visited Great Britain in th...

February 14th, 2017 |  


To your health: Don’t be afraid to get your cholesterol checked

To your health: Don’t be afraid to get your cholesterol checked

Happy American Heart Month! As promised we’re going to focus on heart health a little more intently than usual. Don’t forget, next Tuesday...

February 7th, 2017 |