What hospice care really means to patients, families
Hospice provides specialized care for people facing a life-limiting illness or injury.
How Everything We Know About Early Childhood Has Changed Since Head Start Was Founded
Fifty years of research — and “Sesame Street” — have changed our understanding of how to best help disadvantaged kids.
How Lisa Lucas Got Everyone Talking about the National Book Foundation Again
In March 2016, Lisa Lucas took the reins at the National Book Foundation as its new executive director. As both the first woman and the first black person to hold this position, Lucas is vocal abou…
KHF launches new literacy campaign "Can't Wait to Read"
The Kansas Health Foundation is committed to improving the health of all Kansans, and envisions a culture in which every Kansans has the opportunity to make healthy choices where they live, work and play.
The Librarian's Role as Content Creator
You're a content creator if you create content to increase value for patrons, including videos, poscasts, blogs, and social media.
Generator safety tips
A portable generator can be extremely helpful during a power outage. You can use a generator to run lights, refrigerators, sump pumps, your furnace blower or other essential items until your power is back on. However, it is important to remember the following safety tips: Stand in a dry place and have dry hands when …
Best Cities for Successful Aging: 2017 Picks
Age-friendly cities improve the quality of life for ALL residents. Did your town make the list? Milken Institute Center for …
How to donate prom outfits or get one for free
JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. -- It’s time for a lot of students to plan for prom. But many can’t afford to go to prom. In some cases, kids can’t go because of the costly expense of a dress or tuxedo. Dresses can range anywhere from $100 to $800, depending on where you get it and what kind it is. That's why the Johnson County Public Library or JCPL is once again taking part in “Project Prom.”
Why should taxpayers subsidize Joe Arpaio’s legal defense?
A shadowy police nonprofit is soliciting tax-exempt donations to pay the ex-sheriff's legal bills. Should that be legal?
Lymphedema: What You Should Know About Your Risk, Treatment Options
Resistive exercises, surgery may help manage symptoms