Jun
27
2012

“What we’ve done is move the idea of paternal age and new genetic mutations in regard to schizophrenia from the category of ‘It-couldn’t-possibly-be’ to the ‘There’s-a-remarkable-association’ category,” says Malaspina. “This is a remarkably complicated disease.” Read the entire post…

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Jun
27
2012

Statistically, a child fathered by a man older than age 40 has a one in 200 chance of having a genetic abnormality — not just schizophrenia. Consider this: While men make sperm throughout their lifetime, the older the man is the more gene mutations (or changes in the DNA code) there may be in his sperm because the sperm producing cells have had to duplicate so many times. Read the entire post…

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Jun
27
2012

For years, women have been alarmed by ticking biological clocks and limited-shelf-life-eggs, while men have neither nagging clocks nor expiration dates stamped on their sperm. They have all the reproductive time in the world. Read the entire post…

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Apr
12
2012

Teen-agers need consistent limits and rules, just as young children do. But remember, rebellion is normal and healthy at their age.
(Think back to when you were a teen-ager and the difficulties you had communicating with your parents and other adults.) Read the entire post…

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Sep
06
2011

Here’s something I know will get your attention: Not sleeping enough can make you fat. An M.I.T. study showed that one of the side effects of sleep deprivation is overeating and consequent weight gain. Read the entire post…

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Aug
27
2011

It has not escaped the attention of some of us that in many ways our society is way off track. We have air-headed actors and entertainers, many of whom (but of course, not all of whom) are people whose words are wisely written by someone else most of the time. Read the entire post…

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Aug
19
2011

Touching Gift Ideas

Posted by: Sherrie in Categories: Massage Therapy.
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Are you looking for the perfect gift? Are you having trouble figuring out what to get that friend or family member who has everything? ‘Touch’ gifts are the ideal answer. Read the entire post…

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