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HealthMATTERS

Going Plant-Based for Your Health: The Marvelous Mushroom

by Karen Pullen Good news for mushroom lovers! A new study has reported that people who consumed more mushrooms had a lower risk for all-cause mortality when compared to those who did not eat mushroom Additionally, the researchers found that ...
HealthMATTERS

5 Healthy Living Lessons to Teach Your Kids

by Robin Thomas Teaching your children to make healthy choices doesn’t need to be complicated. Simple adjustments to your current routine are all you need to keep your kids on track. When you guide your kids towards healthy choices through encouragement ...
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A Few Mutations Away?

by Tim Keim  CDC Director Rochelle Walensky commented last month that the corona virus may be “just a few mutations potentially away, could potentially evade our vaccines.” This is quite an admission from one of our chief health authorities, but ...
Arts & Culture

Tidbits and Nuggets

by Valerie Broadway, the Canine Coach Dogs are much more complex than people may realize. Listed here are some things to know that can contribute to a better relationship with our canine friends. Puppies Before bringing a new puppy into ...
Voices

UN Climate Report Sounds ‘Code Red for Humanity’

by Jan Nichols To say I was dismayed, depressed, and angered when I learned the gist of the UN Climate Report 2021 is an understatement. We have had 40 some-odd years to address climate change/global warming or whatever term you ...
Voices

Biden’s Blunders

by Don Lein An excellent insight into Joe Biden’s governance capability was given by Osama Bin Laden when Biden was serving as a Vice President in 2010.  In 2011, over Joe Biden’s protests, Obama ordered a mission to kill Osama bin ...
Voices

In Memoriam: Tommy Edwards

by Bill Smith After a brief illness, coach, educator, musician, arts advocate, downtown Pittsboro business owner, and antiques aficionado Tommy Edwards died. He was recently memorialized at a celebration of life at the Fearrington Barn attended by friends from many ...
Voices

Grassroots Counter Revolution

by Bill Crawford The opinions expressed by these contributors do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the publisher. In 2009, the Democrats had a banner election year, ending up with the White House, a sizable House majority and a filibuster ...
Voices

The Fate of the Species

by Joe Jacob We hear a lot these days about the potential effects of climate chaos if we do nothing to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide and methane we discharge into our atmosphere. We do not, however, hear much ...
HealthMATTERS

Happy Summer!

by Robin Thomas Now is the perfect time to take some simple steps towards better health. The days are longer and the weather is perfect for getting outdoors for a walk or a swim. The flowers are brightening our world, ...