Shift Mindsets to Grow and Thrive

Shift Mindsets to Grow and Thrive

Don’t tell me how talented you are. Tell me how hard you work. –Artur Rubenstein, one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer. –Albert Einstein, one of the greatest physicists of...
Mobile Phones: Social or not Social

Mobile Phones: Social or not Social

Smart Phone: Social or not Social? Friend or Foe? The true answer is probably “all.” In many ways, smartphones make the world a smaller place. I still marvel at the ability to text, call, or even video chat with people all over the world. Using social media platforms,...
How to Talk So Your Doctor Will Listen

How to Talk So Your Doctor Will Listen

Person-centered Care Means that Patients Count…A Lot Changes in today’s healthcare system call on patients and families to take more active roles in their own health and in the care they receive to maximize that health. “Person-centered” care is a...
Global Handwashing Day

Global Handwashing Day

Be Smart, Be Safe…and Celebrate! If you read the CDC page for Global Handwashing Day, it sounds a bit like a primer for preventing (so-called) third-world problems: “Global Handwashing Day is a way to support a global and local culture of handwashing with soap,...
Terrible Decision by Feds

Terrible Decision by Feds

New 2015 Dietary Guidelines Ignore Sustainability Kiss sustainability goodbye when it comes to the new 2015 Dietary Guidelines. According to a statement made on Tuesday, Oct 6, by Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia...