Dog or Cat? Which is a better fit for you or your family?

Dog or Cat? Which is a better fit for you or your family?

Adopting a pet is a big decision, whether you live alone, are a couple or a family with one or more kids. First, if more than one person is involved, it needs to be a joint decision. Granted, parents have the final say, but each child’s opinion is important and should be considered. To be a successful and rewarding adoption, it will need to be a partnership with shared responsibilities. Read more »
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March 11, 2019
The Essentials of Senior Health

The Essentials of Senior Health

Remember when 65 was the age you retire and go home to sit on the front porch and watch the world go by? That was then, but now 65 is just the beginning of a whole new existence for seniors who have maintained their health and stayed active. Growing older healthily isn’t a given – it takes work. Following a few common sense tips can help you extend your active Read more »
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January 02, 2019
Your Child and Mental Health: Promoting Mind-Body Wellness

Your Child and Mental Health: Promoting Mind-Body Wellness

By Laura Walker Identifying when your child is having a hard time emotionally can be tricky. It is important to remember the way a child and an adult reacts to stress, sadness, frustration and anxiety will often look very different. Noticing changes in your child’s behavior or demeanor and being aware of what is happening in their lives is critical, particularly for younger children. If a child complains of consistent headaches or Read more »
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January 02, 2019
“Is Fish Sleeping?”

“Is Fish Sleeping?”

“Is Fish Sleeping?” Helping a Child Through the Loss of a Pet By Ashley Smith, MAMFT, LPC-S From the fish they win at the fair to the puppy on their Christmas list, pets occupy such a special place in the hearts of children. The bond between pet and child is often immediate, unbreakable, and fiercely loyal. Sadly, they are also often the relationships in which our children first experience death and grief. As parents, Read more »
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November 09, 2018
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in the news MS Biologist Researches Kale’s Cancer-Killing Effects
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MS Book Festival Expands Children and Family Activities
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The Orchard Retirement Community Expands Memory Care Facilities
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RIDGELAND, Miss. – The Orchard, a premier continuing care retirement community located in Ridgeland, recently announced plans to construct a read more »

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