By Roger Cook, Topeka Presbyterian Manor chaplain
As I think about the coming year, I sincerely and prayerfully desire to improve the quality of the life of God that is in me. When I look at Jesus, I am reminded that He was man as God intended.
Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America has a long history of encouraging staff members to pursue continued education opportunities. Administrative Services Director Danica Loftin recently took advantage of such an opportunity when she earned her Assisted
Things are not always black and white during a health crisis
(This article was provided by The Op-Ed Project, with which the writer is a fellow.)
Sheila was very clear about her wishes for the end of life. She was 88 years old and a former hospice volunteer. When her time came, she wanted no ventilator, no feeding
Here’s how recent studies upend conventional wisdom
By Chris Farrell for Next Avenue
Retirement didn’t sit with Lee Humphrey when she tried it about a decade ago, at 62. About a year after leaving her St. Paul, Minn. job at the Department of Employment and Economic Development, she unretired and began creating indexes for
Exercise will seem easier when you cut out the negative self-talk
By Linda Melone, CSCS for Next Avenue
Feeling unmotivated to exercise? If you repeatedly tell yourself how much you hate to do it, your workout may suffer from your bad attitude.
Turning negative self-talk around allows you to not only feel better, but also to exercise harder
On June 2, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the Veterinary Feed Directive, which restricts the use of antibiotics to protecting the health of food-producing animals. Antibiotics must be approved by a veterinarian, according to the new