Monthly Archives: December 2017

Personal Productivity

Do you ever feel as if you don't get enough done in a day? Many of us tend to do what we absolutely must, tackling easy tasks instead of launching into bigger projects or the pursuit of longer-term goals. In other words, we cook, clean, answer emails and catch up with the day's news - [...]

By |2017-12-27T19:04:29+00:00December 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cultural Influences From Abroad

They say variety is the spice of life. A variety of cultural experiences may even contribute to a longer life and cognitive sharpness. A new study links cultural activities, including exposure to other languages, as a strong influence in the way we learn, amass and assimilate new information.1 Some cultural influences may well impact longer lifespans. [...]

By |2017-12-19T14:29:04+00:00December 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prescription Drug Trends

A gene therapy treatment recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration for use against leukemia is priced at $475,000 for a one-time treatment.1 While it's exciting that new treatments, including prescription drugs, appear to be getting closer to curing society's most lethal diseases, many of us wonder how we can afford them. Even when [...]

By |2017-12-12T14:23:45+00:00December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Travel Tips

Anthony Melchiorri, the host of the Travel Channel show "Hotel Impossible," says he prefers to stay in a roadside motel over a luxury hotel - as long as it has good online reviews. In his opinion, the mom and pop ownership model often leads to painstaking efforts for cleanliness, fresh flowers and a home-cooked meal [...]

By |2017-12-05T14:39:58+00:00December 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments