Living in Clay County 2020
Fall Outdoor Activities - Smithville Lake
Too embarrassed to talk to your doctor about those sudden urges to go to the bathroom or pain during sex? Don’t be afraid, said Haleigh Jackson, a physical therapist who specializes in pelvic floor health at Liberty Hospital.
Losing a loved one is never easy. Whether the loss is recent or not, many people find the void created by a loved one’s passing never leaves them. Celebrating holidays or milestones can magnify feelings of loss, and such feelings may surface on Mother’s Day among people whose mothers are deceased.
With the spring and summer seasons bringing back warmer temperatures, people will look to spend more time enjoying the great outdoors.
As the weather starts warming up, families are pulling out their grills and honoring National Hamburger Month whether they know May is officially designated as such or that National Hamburger Day is Thursday, May 28.
With the summer grilling season around the corner, the following is a listing of pros and cons associated with charcoal and gas grills as well as smokers.
Parents can employ various strategies, including assigning chores, to instill a sense of responsibility in their children. The natural segue from chores is to offer compensation for the jobs that children are doing.
With the warm weather season upon us, many are beginning to take to their yards and fire up the grill. Many grills and smokers in the United States, especially in Kansas City where barbecue is king, feature staples like burgers, ribs, brats and steaks. However, as more and more Americans loo…
A 1993 study from Cornell University states the fewer pesticides that are unnecessarily released, the safer the environment will be.
Autism has become a household word because of the vast number of lives impacted by this highly scrutinized and often confusing series of conditions. In 2018, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention determined that 1 in 59 children currently has autism spectrum disorder in the United States.
Athletes are at risk of injury any time they step onto a field or court or into another competitive arena. Adults competing in sports may recognize that risk, but children often do not, which can make it difficult for young athletes to cope with injuries that prevent them from playing their …
Without a doubt, the directive to stay at home is disrupting families’ daily routines. Parents are learning how to work from home while home-schooling their kids. Warm days are causing an increase in cabin fever. The allure of screen time is wearing off and being home together 24/7 is affect…
Autism spectrum disorder has the potential to touch just about anyone. The World Health Organization estimates that one in 160 children across the globe has ASD, while some well-controlled studies reported figures higher than that.
Homeowners often aspire to have attractive backyards that look like they belong in a magazine. While these can be picturesque and functional for adults, they may not be entirely practical for homeowners who have young children, especially when the majority of the yard is covered with paving …
Living in an apartment often means limited outdoor space. This may give the impression that gardening is out of the question, but in reality, many plants can grow indoors or in small outdoor spaces in pots.