Just in Time for Grandparents’ Day: A New Book Offering Wisdom and Support

  Since 1979, families all around the world have celebrated the first Sunday after Labor Day as Grandparents Day, a day set aside to commemorate and pay respect to grandparents and their contributions to young people. Some grandparents are more than part-time participants of their grandchildren: They are raising their grandchildren. In time for the … More Just in Time for Grandparents’ Day: A New Book Offering Wisdom and Support

10 Steps Parents Can Use to Return to Mindfulness When the Chaos Kicks In

“If I lived by the statement ‘You are only as happy as your least happy child,’” says Julie, “I would be one unhappy cookie. As a matter of fact, I was one unhappy cookie until I took my happiness into my own hands and heart and unhooked it from my kids through therapy and mindfulness … More 10 Steps Parents Can Use to Return to Mindfulness When the Chaos Kicks In

Work It Out Wednesday:5 Steps to Creating a Healthier Community

 Obesity, with corresponding ailments such as heart disease, high cholesterol and diabetes, is a well-chronicled public health issue and has many communities looking for ways to positively impact their residents. What can prove to have an enduring impact on improving community health is a broad coalition of stakeholders coming together to create a culture of … More Work It Out Wednesday:5 Steps to Creating a Healthier Community

Catholic Medical Association Offers Prayers and Condolences to Alfie Evan’s Family

The Catholic Medical Association (CMA) offers its prayers and condolences to the parents of Alfie Evans.  During these last weeks, CMA members have followed the extensive media coverage reporting on the condition and possible treatment options for Alfie. Based on various reports, the doctors treating Alfie seemed to indicate he was suffering from a severe neurological … More Catholic Medical Association Offers Prayers and Condolences to Alfie Evan’s Family

American Mothers Announces 2018 Mother of the Year Honorees

 American Mothers, Inc.® announces the 2018 Mother of the Year honorees from across the United States, District of Columbia and Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. These special women were nominated and qualify for this honor by having one or more children and being inspirational in their role as a mom. These honorees will serve as ambassadors for mothers across the country … More American Mothers Announces 2018 Mother of the Year Honorees

Expecting Your Kids To Take Care Of You? Think Again!

The statistics are sobering. At some point, about 70 percent of Americans over 65 will need some type of long-term care, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. For those whose retirements are upended by serious health problems, questions quickly arise. What kind of care will they need? How will they pay … More Expecting Your Kids To Take Care Of You? Think Again!