Where You Live Matters: The Role of Culture in Our Aging Journey

Here is an excerpt from a Brief about the experience of aging by Dr. Roger Landry, MD MPH: "Where we live does matter. As individuals all sharing the experience of aging, we must attend to the cultural environment of our Place, and how we interact with it, for it plays a major role in influencing…
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It’s National Wine Day! What are You Waiting for?!?

"Either give me more wine or leave me alone." - Jalaluddin Rumi It’s interesting to note that although Italy and France were the first to produce the most wine, it’s the United States that consumes the most wine! May 25th is National Wine Day, which of course differs from its sister holiday, National Drink Wine…
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What felt like an eternity dressed in an atrocious hospital gown was finally over. Four months had passed since I stroked out at Robard’s Steakhouse during Maggie’s 50th birthday (Happy Birthday darling; I can’t believe I have a child who is 50!) and was dramatically whisked to the emergency room, then hospital and then into…
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Here Are the Top 5 Places to Visit in Texas During the Spring!!

Okay. It’s that time of year that the snow has melted (if you were fortunate enough to even experience snow in Texas), the birds are singing, the flowers are blooming, and the kids have too much energy. It’s SPRINGTIME!  With so many spectacular places to visit in Texas, it’s hard to narrow it down. But,…
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