Over 20 million Americans over the age of 12 have an addiction. 100 people die every day from drug overdoses and that number has tripled in the past 20 years. Over 5 million emergency room visits a year are drug related. With this kind of addiction crisis on our hands it
The controversial story of a major scientific breakthrough in cell biology that led to the conquest of rubella and other devastating diseases. Until the late 1960s, tens of thousands of American children suffered crippling birth defects if their mothers had been exposed to rubella while pregnant. Popularly known as German measles, there was
From securities schemes, to “pay up front” fee demands, to fake IRS calls to charity scams, the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities reports that more and more citizens – especially the elderly are being cheated out of their money by con artists.
It has been said that everyone has a story. Hezekiah Lewis, a Communications Professor at Villanova University who has produced and directed a number of social justice documentaries, had a mission to find important stories within the African American community. The stories of little known heroes in our own backyard. The
These were the photographs Hitler never wanted you to see. The cherished family pictures brought to a concentration camp by a transport of Polish Jews in 1943. Their discovery at Auschwitz by Dr. Ann Weiss, author, filmmaker and speaker from Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania marks its 30th anniversary this year. The daughter
SOPHIE SABBAGE is an An author shares her journey in finding courage, direction and the unlikely gifts of cancer in her new book, "The Cancer Whisperer: Finding Courage, Direction and the Unlikely Gifts of Cancer." This book chronicles Sophie’s extraordinary relationship with cancer and the very effective methods she has used for
In 2005, Bill and Michele Mitchell lost their only daughter Kristin, then 21, when her boyfriend stabbed her in a fit of rage three weeks after she graduated from Saint Joe’s University in Philadelphia. Dating abuse is defined as physical, sexual, or psychological violence within a close relationship. It isn’t an argument every
Conquer Your Chronic Pain with Dr. Peter Abaci, One of the World’s leading Experts on Pain Management . He has developed a holistic, drug free program for assisting people who are suffering from all kinds of chronic pain which is gaining interest from many experts.
Liz Davidson is CEO of Financial Finesse, a think tank offering employee training programs aimed at helping people achieve financial wellness. Increasingly, businesses are realizing that workers health extends to include the health of their finances.
We've all experienced or heard of surprising events and unexplainable coincidences—money that seems to come from nowhere, a spontaneous idea that turns into a life-changing solution, meeting our soulmate on a flight we weren't supposed to take, or families being reunited by "accident" after years of separation. Often these coincidences are explained as being
A discussion of the book "Unlock Gratitude Now! - Your 7 Keys to a Happier and More Successful Life" with Mike Pettigrew, a successful startup entrepreneur who lost his fortune, but regained his success and happiness by using the tool of gratitude.
Anyone who’s been in psychotherapy has probably heard the phrase “HOW DOES THAT MAKE YOU FEEL? “ Because where other than therapy is anyone so deeply invested in how we feel about what’s troubling us? If you’ve
Sasha Chanoff who has been on the front lines of the global refugee crisis talks about his work evacuating vulnerable people from war zones in Africa. His new book is From Crisis to Calling : Finding your
Eco-Scientist Dominick DellaSala says surprisingly there is evidence that sometimes forests need to burn to remain viable. Fire scientists from around the world have something rather surprising to reveal about wildfires. While our immediate assumption may have