American Heart Association: Trump’s Budget Deals a Blow to Medical Research

(This statement appeared May 23, 2017, on the website of the American Heart Association.) American Heart Association President Steven Houser issued the following comments today on President Trump’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2018: President Trump’s budget deals a devastating blow to medical research by slashing the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) funding by $7.2…

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Should You Move to Be Closer to Your Aging Parents?

Sara Tapscott won’t ever forget the day an employee at her aging parents’ assisted living center knocked on their apartment door and told them they’d have to move. Their needs had become too great for the staff to accommodate. Tapscott’s mom, who was 79 and down to 90 pounds from advanced Parkinson’s disease, was crying…

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Make a ‘Yippee!’ Index to Change Jobs or Careers

(This article is adapted from the new book, Live Large: The Achievers’s Guide to What’s Next.) You’ve lived a life people point to as successful: You’ve made the “right” decisions, reached the goals you set, achieved status in your industry and been rewarded or acknowledged for your accomplishments. But you feel restless. You want to…

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