Where the Light Gets In: Losing My Mother Only to Find Her Again

Where the Light Gets In: Losing My Mother Only to Find Her Again

By Kimberly Williams-Paisley You may know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the 1991 Steve Martin remake of the movie classic Father of the Bride, as Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the real-life wife of country music artist, Brad Paisley. But perhaps, her most challenging role has been that of daughter – when her mother, Linda was diagnosed with a rare form of dementia that slowly crippled her ability to talk, Read more »
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September 13, 2017
The Hormone Myth: How Junk Science, Gender Politics, and Lies about PMS Keep Women Down

The Hormone Myth: How Junk Science, Gender Politics, and Lies about PMS Keep Women Down

By Robyn Stein DeLuca, PhD Ask any woman and they can relate dozens if not hundreds of times their demeanor and situational responses have been defined (and judged) by preconceived, stereotypical ideas about hormones. The idea that women become raving lunatics when their hormones fluctuate is firmly entrenched in American culture – and deeply fueled by the media. But where exactly did this stereotype come from? How has it hurt women? Read more »
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September 13, 2017
Gumbo Love:  Recipes for Gulf Coast Cooking, Entertaining, and Savoring the Good Life

Gumbo Love: Recipes for Gulf Coast Cooking, Entertaining, and Savoring the Good Life

By Lucy Buffett In Gumbo Love, Lucy “LuLu” Buffett, a native of Mobile and successful restaurateur now living in Gulf Shores, shares her belief in the awesome power of gumbo with recipes from all over the Gulf Coast incorporating the influences of Caribbean, Cajun, Cuban, Mexican, Old Florida and Creole cuisines. It is described as “A delicious love letter to the Gulf Coast’s vibrant food culture.” Filling the 336 pages populated with Read more »
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July 10, 2017
Memory’s Last Breath: Field Notes on My Dementia

Memory’s Last Breath: Field Notes on My Dementia

By Gerda Saunders Based on the “field notes” kept in her journal, Memory’s Last Breath is Gerda Saunders’ astonishing window into the life of a fiercely intellectual person, living with the reality that her brain is betraying her. She reveals a life distorted by dementia, by chronicling her daily life – with accounts of shopping episodes cut short by unintentional shoplifting, car trips derailed when she loses her way, and the Read more »
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July 10, 2017
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in the news Innovative Hip and Knee Replacements Deliver Quality Outcomes and Reduced Costs
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UMMC Named Baby-Friendly Birth Facility
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JACKSON, Miss. – University Medical Center was recently awarded the designation of Baby Friendly Birth Facility by Baby-Friendly USA, the read more »

Skilled Nursing Dedicated To Memory Care Now Offered At St. Catherine’s Village
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MADISON, Miss. – St. Catherine’s Village has announced that skilled nursing dedicated to memory care now is available at the read more »

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