Babies in Boxes?

Recently, several states have begun a project to give parents with newborns a box in which to place them to sleep, emphasizing placement of the baby on her or his back to reduce the risk of SIDS(Sudden Infant Death Syndrome). Although the movement to do so seems...

Christmas Candy – Part V

Sixty Second Parent shares the final part of this Christmas short story written by Dr. Huff. Share this poignant story about a resilient boy as a part of your holiday celebration this year. Part V All through the night, between layers of cloud and patches of clearing...

Christmas Candy – Part IV

Sixty Second Parent shares Part IV of this Christmas short story written by Dr. Huff. Previously, Nathan, a young boy living in rural West Virginia who lost his father, remembers first meeting Lige, his mother’s suitor, and pines for Christmas past with his...

Antibiotic Overuse

Today even the most powerful of antibiotics fail to overcome more and more germs. Overuse of antibiotics has caused changes that make even the most common of “bugs” resistant to effective treatment. To help slow this trend, only use antibiotics when an infection...

Holiday Depresssion

Holidays bring excitement and festive times. Yet, many people find them sad and lonely times. Holiday depression visits many homes each year. A family member may suffer from depression or a sense of loss while others celebrate. Adult behaviors that don’t match...