Posts Tagged "family"

I have to admit I didn't take seriously the winter storm that walloped metro Atlanta and other parts of Georgia this week. The forecasts I delivered Tuesday morning on GPB's Morning Edition indicated...
Fri., January 31, 2014 10:05am
When the snow started Tuesday, I was debating whether to leave early or hang around to see what was happening with traffic. Since the road outside GPB was already bumper-to-bumper, I decided to wait...
Thu., January 30, 2014 4:20pm
While Georgia’s winter storm brought out the complainers, it also brought out the heroes among us. Many lent a helping hand to those stranded in cars, schools, firehouses and gas stations. Some of...
Thu., January 30, 2014 12:23pm
Some students and teachers had to spend the night at school on Tuesday because their school buses couldn’t make it through the slippery and backed up roads. Many school systems are making sure that...
Wed., January 29, 2014 7:00am
A new study in the journal Health Affairs shows organizations making home deliveries to needful seniors saves millions each year, by helping keep those seniors out of nursing homes. In Atlanta, Meals...
Wed., January 8, 2014 10:00am
Jack Frost may nip your nose but sometimes he takes a bite. The result is frostbite which can range in severity from superficial freezing of the top layer of your skin (“frostnip”) to severe and...
Mon., January 6, 2014 10:15am
This very happy “Happy New Year!” card from Sesame Workshop got me thinking. Why not have a Happy New Year party that my kid can enjoy, too? At only five years old, time has little meaning outside...
Fri., December 27, 2013 11:36am
Lasers are cutting edge. They’re used in all kinds of products -- from music players and printers, to surgical tools. But use of lasers in toys has the FDA worried and, as a parent and a physician, I...
Fri., December 20, 2013 2:38pm
It’s as much a part of our holiday tradition as eating turkey. After seeing several Facebook statuses (stati?) about it and having the same conversation over and over with friends, I knew I was far...
Tue., December 3, 2013 4:41pm
Flu season is here. If that isn't reason enough to get a flu shot, maybe this will persuade you: A new study in the journal Heart found flu vaccination may help prevent heart attacks. Researchers...
Wed., November 27, 2013 11:15am

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