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Policy in practice: How nurses are leading the health care change

Policy in practice: How nurses are leading the health care change

– Health care is experiencing dramatic changes as provisions outlined in the Affordable Care Act go into effect. As the largest professional group within the health care workforce, nurses are…

Four easy technology tips small-business owners can start using today

Four easy technology tips small-business owners can start using today

– Small-business owners say that managing their business creates twice as much stress as maintaining a healthy relationship with a spouse or partner, according to a recent Bank of America…

A day in the life of diabetes

A day in the life of diabetes

November is American Diabetes Month(R), a time to bring attention to the seriousness of diabetes and to the many people who are impacted by the disease. This year, the American…

If the plays aren’t working, re-adjust the game plan

If the plays aren’t working, re-adjust the game plan

Just over a decade ago, a diagnosis of the blood cancer chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), a disease in which the body produces cancerous white blood cells, was considered a death…

Keep food safe in your kitchen with these tips

Keep food safe in your kitchen with these tips

How safe is your kitchen? It’s a question you should always be asking yourself. The majority of Americans find food safety important both at restaurants and in their own kitchen,…

Gifts that can help close the generation gap

Gifts that can help close the generation gap

– Grandma gives Johnny wool socks. Susie delivers ear buds to Grandpa, who thinks an MP3 player is a character in a James Bond movie. When it comes to the…

Joining the Navy Reserve lets Sailors balance everyday life and Navy life – and have careers in both

Joining the Navy Reserve lets Sailors balance everyday life and Navy life – and have careers in both

Family obligations, changing career aspirations and personal commitments are many of the factors that discourage Sailors and civilians from pursuing active duty service in the United States Navy. Did you…

Important decisions for retirees and near-retirees

Important decisions for retirees and near-retirees

The years immediately preceding retirement, and the first couple of years of actual retirement, are a critical time for individuals. After carefully planning and diligently saving for retirement most of…

Proper nutrition key for elderly

Proper nutrition key for elderly

Americans are now living longer than ever before. In fact, one of the fastest growing segments is people over the age of 85 who will represent 20 percent of the…

Grocery insight: What is fair trade and how does it make a difference?

Grocery insight: What is fair trade and how does it make a difference?

When buying groceries, shoppers have the potential to impact countless people who work behind the scenes producing the foods and beverages that end up in households across America. Purchasing Fair…

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