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Write Again . . . A volley of random shots

BOASTFUL — To boast, brag, about one’s accomplishments is not something that’s appealing to others. However, I feel a bit of self-directed acclaim is justified. ... Read more

Playing by the Rules with Breast Cancer

By Brenda Peacock, MD For the Daily News   It’s October once again, Breast Cancer Awareness month, so it’s time to review some information regarding ... Read more

Write Again . . . What so proudly we hail

While I have not designated myself as a one-man American flag “policeman,” I do admit to being considerably concerned when our flag is displayed improperly. ... Read more

Write Again . . . It’s a losing proposition

For those among you, kind readers, who aren’t particularly interested in or concerned about language usage, please let me assure you that should you elect ... Read more

Tending Miss Emily: Handling anger, or not

Caregiving with anger and bitterness doesn’t work. I know. Mother and I tried that approach for three years. We were both miserable. Eventually, learning about ... Read more