October 23, 2008 RSS feed / Family

Project Feeder Watch Benefits Birds and People

Connection with nature promotes wellness

ITHACA, N.Y. - More than 100 studies have shown that getting closer to nature reduces stress and promotes a feeling of well-being in children and adults. So, filling feeders and counting the birds that visit may be just what the doctor ordered! More...

Panel Says Assisted-Living Regs Need Revisions

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - State welfare officials have more work to do as they try to clarify for consumers the difference between personal care homes and "assisted-living'' residences, both of which provide care for the elderly and disabled. More...