The mention of nutrient deficiencies might conjure up images of developing nations, but the typical American diet also can leave big nutritional gaps. Depending on lifestyle and eating habits, some nutrients may be lacking in the general population.
A Tribute to My Student, Samuel Leonard:
I often receive feedback and notes from readers – via email or Facebook. I love messages from people who read this column. Each one is appreciated.
It is a near certainty that Texans will be allowed to carry handguns without a license in the near future as House Bill 1927 passed both chambers and heads to a conference committee to hash out amendments added in the Senate version. Gov. Greg Abbott has said he would sign the bill, which means Texans would no longer be required to obtain a license to carry a handgun either openly or concealed.
Folks who may have spent too much time in the environs of hog farms perhaps came by the odor honestly, simply a result of growing up years.
It is a well-known fact that we are allowed to chew out the people we care about. Most recently, this came to mind when I gave my old friend, Andrew, a serious tongue-lashing.
I will never forgive him for what he did!” Have you ever said that to yourself about someone who deeply hurt you?
They say it changes you. It transforms you in ways you never could have or would have imagined before.
Mother’s Day has almost arrived. As an adult, you can fully appreciate all your mother has done for you, so, on this occasion, you may be happy to give Mom flowers, candy, jewelry or something similar. But Mother’s Day is here and then it’s gone. Is there a longer-term gift that can make a real difference in your mother’s life?