Category Archives: Family

BPA linked to obesity risk in puberty-age girls

Does this answer the question: “Which came first?  The chicken or the egg?” I don’t think so.  There is certainly a lot of plastic around.  Some of it serves a good purpose although I wonder about recycling vs landfills for … Continue reading

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Persistence is learned from fathers, study suggests

This came out just in time for Father’s Day 2012.  Great timing!  There is no doubt that mothers should and do get credit for a lot of what happens during child rearing but sometime I feel like we fathers (like Rodney Dangerfield) … Continue reading

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Up! Off our duffs! | The Legal Genealogist

Up! Off our duffs! | The Legal Genealogist. Did you know that in some places important genealogical data is being destroyed?  Or that our access to our ancestors information may be restricted?  You should check out the blog above to … Continue reading

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’22 hours for 22 million’

’22 hours for 22 million’ • Local (www.HometownAnnapolis.com – The Capital). 22 million people have died of cancer since President Nixon declared “war” on Cancer!  28 million people are living with Cancer today!!  You probably have a loved one who … Continue reading

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Put the elderly on ice? – This could be you or a loved one!

Yeah, this could be you or your loved one!  Are you ready to be put out to “pasture” or put someone else there?  I think the author has a good point.  Having dealt with these same issues in my parents … Continue reading

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Medical News: For Men, Children Protect the Heart – in Cardiovascular, Myocardial Infarction from MedPage Today

        This is an interesting finding because I swear that having children increases your stress and theoretically would increase your risk for heart disease (among other diseases).  And don’t forget the fact that your toddlers develop a … Continue reading

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Can you find humor in personal tragedy???

hitRECord – RE: Tragedy / Comedy.   http://www.viddler.com/embed/3d5fb062/?f=1&offset=0&autoplay=0&disablebranding=0

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Teenage Brains – neural gawkiness

  How many parents have ever said the following: What were they thinking!!!!!!     Now it looks like there is a logical explanation for it all (no forget about the brain “growing-up”).  Now there is an evolutionary explanation: adaptation … Continue reading

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Copenhagen, Denmark – ‘City of Cyclists’

2011 UCI Road World Championships: Pre-Race: Copenhagen, Denmark – ‘City of Cyclists’ | http://www.cyclingfans.com.

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Pike’s Peak 2011: Racing Through Thin Air | The Bacon Strip

Pike’s Peak 2011: Racing Through Thin Air | The Bacon Strip. Wow!  This is incredible!  Now I know the purists and traditionalists won’t like this much but this is much better than a Segway http://www.segway.com/ for Green transportation.  Why?  Because you supplement … Continue reading

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