A beautiful yard is something to be proud of, but the workload you shovel to create an attractive landscape may internally stir you to throw your hands up and say, “It’s not worth it.” All the time, energy, and labor you pour out to achieve eye-pleasing curb appeal, to build an outdoor space that invites …
How to Choose a Credit Union
If you’re drawn to the personalized service, local ties and great rates that credit unions are known for, you may be wondering how to find the right one for you.…
Quick Financial Tip: Mortgage Process
Our goal is simple: To improve the financial well-being of our members. This also happens to be the mission statement at Mutual 1st Federal. We want to make ...
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Learn When to Fertilize Your Lawn
Spring is the perfect time to fertilize your lawn.
Time Management Tips for Commercial Real Estate Brokers
3 Time Management Tips for Commercial Real Estate Brokers Good time management skills are an important component that helps determine success in business. While this applies in virtually every field, it’s especially true in the commercial
Tips And Advice To Commence Up A Real Estate Investing Business
Money is hard to come by these times. This is an understatement if you’ve at any time been in the home loan business or have known of somebody who used to be in the business. Banks have possibly tightened their credit score restrictions or they have shut their doorways all collectively, creating it tough for ... [Read more...]
What to do about an inguinal hernia
An inguinal hernia refers to a weakness in the muscle or tissue wall within the groin area (lower abdomen and upper thigh). Since the hernia is an actual hole, soft tissue from inside the abdominal cavity will protrude to the outside, resulting in a bulge. Symptoms of an inguinal hernia are often mild, and include a sharp pain or dull pressure and a sensation that something is sliding or popping in and out of the body. The soft tissue that protrudes through the hernia is usually the small or large intestine. If the intestine protruding through becomes trapped (incarcerated), it may result in increased pain. If blood is not able to get to the trapped portion of intestine, gangrene may develop, requiring emergency surgery. Patients with an incarcerated inguinal hernia will find the…
Davich: Former foster kid to others: 'It's only temporary'
Former foster child creates duffel bag project to give hope to other foster kids.
What does a female surgeon look like?
I was perusing Facebook recently and noticed a friend had tagged me in a post about the now infamous cover of The New Yorker magazine in which four female surgeons are pictured looking down over a patient. By then, the hashtag #ILookLikeASurgeon had gone viral, and I could see why it was so revolutionary. In medical school, when I conducted my general surgery training, female surgeons were few and far between. And in cardiothoracic surgery, the number of female surgeons was zero. Like most surgeons, I am proud to be a surgeon. This is an elite club of men and women who went through the “boot camp” of residency, who sacrificed so many aspects of their lives to help people. During medical school, I was actually excited to get to the hospital at…