What Happens to Developmentally Disabled as Parents Age, Die?
Many of the 860,000 people over 60 who care for someone with intellectual or developmental disabilities are waiting for the person they care for to receive state Medicaid services, fretting over what will happen to the person they care for when they die.
Top 10 most toxic zip codes for homeowners
The third annual Environmental Hazards Housing Risk Index from ATTOM Data Solutions, a fused property database, finds about 25% of single-family homes and condos in areas analyzed are located in high-risk zip codes. Read more at HOUSINGWIRE
How Using Antibiotics In Animal Feed Creates Superbugs
Researchers have shown how a bacterium resistant to antibiotic treatment passed from humans to pigs to humans. And now the new resistant human bug appears to be spreading beyond people with direct exposure to livestock.
Showing Concern: Empathy social skills lessons, downloads for children on the autism spectrum
To download the illustrated panels shown below, please click on the red link below Autistic children and showing concern for others / empathy Children on the autism spectrum often have great difficulty with this important skill. They often spend less time observing others than typical children, and they might not notice another person’s distress. They often are perplexed by the typical signs of upset feelings in another person. They might have normal feelings of sympathy for the other person, but they might be at a loss regarding the necessity to express concern and the social conventions for going about it It is well known that there is quite a lot of variability in the distribution of…
Why Japan's 6.9 Quake Wasn't 2011 All Over Again
The damage from yesterday's quake, like its magnitude, was much lower than six years ago.
20 of the world's most beautiful Buddhist temples
These architectural marvels were designed to inspire peaceful reflection.
31 Tips to Boost Your Mental Health
*/ Track gratitude and achievement with a journal. Include 3 things you were grateful for and 3 things you were able to accomplish each day.
Alzheimer's & Dementia Caregiver Center
Dementia & Alzheimer's care, help and support - get information on stages, behaviors, memory loss, medication, activities, care facilities and more. Find support groups, message boards and other tools to help you cope.
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That's What Happens When You Bring a Gun to a Snake Fight
Don’t worry, honey, I’ll take care of that snake for you. . . Oh (explicit!!!) This funny clip shows what happens when A: you mess with snakes, and B: you’re not a very good shot. Before you try to pull off a stunt like this, make sure you at least hit the range first. Folks …