Category: Editorials

Nelson A. Pryor: Guest Columnist More and more dogs are being sickened by eating marijuana, New York veterinarians say. In New York City, veterinarians say canine marijuana poisoning has become a daily occurrence. “We probably see close to one a day at one of our four hospitals,” said David Wohlstadter, senior emergency clinician for the…

Joe Boyles: Guest Columnist Free choice is an important human concept.  Free people highly value their ability to make individual choices for how to conduct their lives.  Plainly put, we don’t like to be told what to do by others.  Of course, there are limits: parents make choices for their minor children, and legal authorities…

Focus on heart health this month

Diann Douglas February is Heart Month, a time to focus on heart health.  The American Heart Association (AHA) suggests adopting healthy lifestyle habits will help reduce your risk of developing heart disease. Sensible eating habits and physical activity go a long way to keeping you on track for better heart health. Eat Better – According…