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December 25, 2004
BY FRAN GIALLORENZI The Little Bird with The Big Bird Personality. Cockatiels are often thought of as "A Great Starter Bird". The truth is they are great birds all the time. Lets set the record ...
Maybe You Did Fail. So What?
December 24, 2004
Is there something you've done in your career that you feel bad about? Did you make decisions or recommendations that resulted in losses for your company or yourself? Did you say the wrong thing at ...
Holiday Visits to Aging Parents Cause Higher Demands for Eldercare Services
December 23, 2004
Baby Boomers May Need Immediate Help from Florida Senior-Serving Professionals A December survey of Florida senior care agencies and facilities shows a seasonal spike in demand for their services. According to Sharon Sultan Cutler, whose ...
WINTER ROMANCE IN NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND
December 22, 2004
Newport, Rhode Island, legendary as the summer home of the super rich, does really swing in summer, with its famous Jazz Festival and other hot events. But the time to really savor Newport is in ...
Controlling Menopausal Symptoms with Bioidentical Hormones
December 21, 2004
The symptoms of peri-menopause and menopause are due to declining estrogen levels, declining levels of progesterone, testosterone, and DHEA; and a resulting imbalance in these hormones. We recognize that an imbalance occurs between the types ...
Developing Eyes of Compassion
December 17, 2004
The holiday season is a time for remembering. It's a time for giving thanks for all of our many blessings. It is also a time for us to be more conscious of those who are ...
Parents Cannot Take A Position of Social Toleration
December 10, 2004
Denial! That is a word that most of us don't like to hear when it is applied to our own parenting skills or the living of our own life. Too often when dealing with teenagers, ...
Finding Your Perfect Work
December 09, 2004
There was something about the way "Super fly" Jimmy Snuka jumped from the third rope of the wresting ring onto his opponent that made me want to be a professional wrestler. I couldn't wait to ...
Bush Agenda May Affect Vital Senior Interests
December 06, 2004
The first year of President Bush's second term, 2005, could be a pivotal year for senior citizens and their advocates. "I really didn't come here to hold the office, just to say, 'Gosh, it was ...
ADHD The Undiagnosed Disorder in Adults
December 05, 2004
Over the years here have been many news articles and television news shows that have reported that too many children were being diagnosed as having ADHD and that they were excessively being prescribed medication. The ...
Keeping Your Home in Order
December 03, 2004
With so much going on during this holiday season, you may find it difficult to keep your home in order. You can incorporate the following information and tips to keep things running smoothly now or ...
Parenting Teens: Finding The Middle Ground
December 03, 2004
Why do we set our children up for failure? Almost everywhere I go, I meet a growing number of frustrated parents who are literally wrestling with their teenagers to comply with basic household rules and ...
What Is Your Greatest Weakness?
December 02, 2004
By Linda Matias, CareerStrides Email: email@example.com Website: www.careerstrides.com The fastest way to make a good interview go bad is to avoid questi
A Holiday Meditation
November 30, 2004
A Holiday Meditation Santa Claus floated his way down 34th Street on Thanksgiving Day, which has been the traditional kick-off to the holiday season, along with football games every Sunday and white lights blinking on ...
Choosing a Karate School
November 25, 2004
Long Island has between 350-400 schools both small and large where you can study martial arts. Look in your local yellow pages and it can get confusing where you should start. The cost of taking ...
College Application Essays - What to Say
November 24, 2004
College Application Essays - What to Say Though you may be the most brilliant, witty, and charismatic individual we have never met, it is crucial to make wise selections about the content that will make ...
Holding Teenagers Accountable in 2004
November 23, 2004
A few weeks ago we were shocked and appalled by incidents of teen violence -a gang stabbing and shooting and then the reprehensible circumstance in which an eighteen year old hurled a turkey out of ...
Male Andropause: An overlooked condition
November 22, 2004
Andropause or hypogonadism is a natural decline in testosterone in males that begins to occur at the age of twenty-five with a steady decline thereafter with symptoms sometimes appearing in the mid-thirties. Testosterone levels will ...
Moving Beyond Ourselves
November 19, 2004
It is hard to believe that the holiday season is once again before us. At this time of year there is always a renewed sense of gratitude and a deeper willingness to reach out to ...
Teenagers - A Never Ending Challenge
November 12, 2004
The challenges of raising a teenager are never ending. Every day there is a new fear we face as parents. At times it is overwhelming. Where do you draw the line with a sixteen year ...