Everything pharmaceutical companies hate

Everything pharmaceutical companies hate

Earlier this year, my work to lower drug prices for Ohio families was described as combining “every policy idea drug lobbyists hate.” And ...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Looking back – from this day forward

For someone who has never been a bride, it is curious that I find weddings so intriguing. My parents eloped; so, there is no well-thumbed photo album ...

June 25th, 2017 |  


Patient-centered care shouldn’t be just a slogan

Recently I heard from a woman in rural Nebraska who told me about her 76-year-old father, who in late April had a lemon-size cancerous mass removed fr...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Celebrity Waits raises $4,187 for cancer assn.

Celebrity Waits raises $4,187 for cancer assn.

On behalf of my co-chairman, Phil Upchurch and the entire Board of Trustees of the Cancer Association of Champaign County, I want to thank everyone wh...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Everything pharmaceutical companies Hhate

Everything pharmaceutical companies Hhate

Earlier this year, my work to lower drug prices for Ohio families was described as combining “every policy idea drug lobbyists hate.” And ...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


How to survive caring for aging parents

For 11 years I pleaded with my challenging elderly father to allow a caregiver to help him with my ailing mother, but he always insisted on taking car...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: Showing my age – again

Every time I turned around last week, my age seemed to assert itself. My thoughts turned again and again to the past, as my showing-old-age filter fun...

June 18th, 2017 |  


Introducing Ohio’s next generation to manufacturing

Introducing Ohio’s next generation to manufacturing

A few years ago, I was talking to an official in the last administration about how to best support American manufacturing, and he remarked to me, R...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Carol Marak at Seniorcare.com has ideas about making your voice heard.

The n4a.org reviewed and analyzed the President’s 2018 Budget Proposal. It shows deep cuts to domestic and safety net programs, increase in defe...

June 11th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: The ugh of the lug in luggage

I was more than excited to receive my first set of luggage: two suitcases and a train case – all with a blue, pebbly finish. The high school gra...

June 11th, 2017 |