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Disorders of the blood vessels are intimately associated with four of the top 10 cause of death in United States on an annual basis:   • Heart disease - 30%+ of all deaths with approximately 647,000 deaths per year.   • Stroke and cerebrovascular disease - 5% of all deaths with...
More Brit lit! “Kiss Myself Goodbye” by Ferdinand Mount is a shocking true account of the author’s Aunt Betty. Betty Mount appeared to be a gracious, refined upper class woman with all the right social contacts. Little did the author know, Betty had constructed, and reconstructed her life through...
“Lost big yesterday,” I muttered, head buried in the morning newspaper.   “Your fantasy football team?” my lovely wife, Grace, inquired.   “No, that’s over. The stock market. It was down 2% yesterday.”   Setting her coffee down Grace remarked, “That has been all over the television...
Readers disagree with Mace impeachment vote   In her explanation of her stance on impeachment, Nancy Mace characterizes the Senate trial as a divisive partisan exercise. Note that the Senate Majority Leader and the Minority Leader did reach a bipartisan agreement to delay the trial until Feb...
Every spring growing up, I would hike with my family through the woods in search of puddles. But these were not just puddles; they were life-giving environments. In these shallow spaces were hundreds of tadpoles, the larval stage of frogs. With the temperatures rising every day, we knew that...
I cannot say how the young turtle came to pass in front of my daughters and their grandmother at just the “wrong” time. Nor can I explain the age-old fascination children seem to have with such creatures. But it quickly became clear that, having been discovered on a family walk, “Murdle” the...
After pouring a second cup of morning coffee, my lovely wife, Grace, asked, “What would you like to do once you are vaccinated?” When I didn’t respond promptly, she added, “Did you hear me?”   I had heard her and, strangely, also the echo of my mother’s voice. “What would you like for...
Off-leash dogs are dangerous, illegal   Dear Editor:   On Monday, Dec. 28, a family and their off-leash dog were biking at the corner of Village Crossing and Pierce. The dog approached a woman walking her dogs. She asked the man to get his dog. He replied, “Chill out,” then (made) a very...
You just welcomed your new healthy lifestyle. You have decided to be a different person now, lose weight, exercise three times a week, quit the booze, and indulge in veggies. Congratulations!   Chances are that you will succeed. For the next couple of weeks.    But then everyday life...
The riot at the Capitol building on Jan. 6 and its aftermath have raised several serious concerns about American politics and society. These events also raise several questions and dilemmas regarding First Amendment law and freedom of speech generally. Social Media Bans: In the aftermath of the...

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