For a while now, one of my twin grandsons, who is 8, has complained about stuttering, stammering and mixing up his words. His brother often chimes in with agreement saying, “me too!” I also have a granddaughter with a speech issue, who sometimes shares her frustration with me about how she talks.

The last time I was a student in a math class was when I was a sophomore at Tyler High School. The world of education had not at that time learned math and science classes were important to almost all students, not just males who were smart.

Cooked greens with ham hocks, smoked tasso, or salt pork and potlikker are eaten all over the South. Growing up in the Pineywoods of East Texas, I noticed that folks ate different greens according to geography and culture. My people ate mostly turnip greens. But when I lived in southeast Tex…

This month is special to me for more than one reason. My birthday is on September 10, and Grandparents’ Day is on September 11 this year. It’s a day near and dear to my heart since first becoming a grandparent in 2014 to my twin grandsons. I’m now a grandma, known as Mimi to my grandchildren…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert who became a household name — and the subject of partisan attacks — during the COVID-19 pandemic, announced Monday he will depart the federal government in December after more than five decades of service.

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As a game master, do you kill PCs, or rather, do you allow them to die? At gaming conventions such as Gen Con, should all games be for all ages or do we need the age tiers we currently have? Caele and Shawn discuss this and more on this episode of GeekStorm Game Table!

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Dupixent (dupilumab) as the first treatment for adults with prurigo nodularis, according to Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday gave its approval to a new drug for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). But approval of the drug, called Relyvrio (sodium phenylbutyrate/taurursodiol), is bound to stir new questions, with some doubting the strength of data supporting its effectiveness. Patient advocate groups had strongly lobbied the FDA for its approval, however.

Pop veteran Haddaway was due to perform with late rapper Coolio at a gig in Germany on Sunday (02.10.22) and he's decided to go ahead with the show by turning it into a tribute to his friend.

Selena Gomez has slammed the "vile and disgusting" abuse her fans have sent online after Hailey Beiber said they still target her because of her marriage to Justin Bieber.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- More than 60 percent of young women diagnosed with cancer have sexual dysfunction, with more problems reported by women with cancer than among women from the general population, according to a study published online Sept. 30 in Acta Oncologica.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Weightlifting and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) are associated with a reduced risk for all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, with the lowest risk seen for adults reporting both MVPA and weightlifting, according to a study published online Sept. 28 in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The risk for Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) is tripled in daily wear (DW) reusable contact lens users versus daily disposable (DD) contact lens users, according to a study published online Aug. 8 in Ophthalmology.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- From 2020 to 2021, there was an increase in the number of suicides and in the age-adjusted suicide rate, according to a September Vital Statistics Rapid Release report, a publication from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- For women with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus, there is an inverse association between number of optimal modifiable factors and an incrementally lower risk for type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Sept. 21 in The BMJ.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Two groups of patients with chronic nausea and vomiting syndromes (NVS) have been identified, with overlapping symptoms but distinct underlying phenotypes, according to a study published in the Sept. 21 issue of Science Translational Medicine.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- In a summary of an updated clinical practice guideline issued by the American College of Rheumatology, recommendations are presented for the pharmacologic treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis, with the importance of sequential treatment emphasized.

FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The use of cerebral embolic protection (CEP) does not have a significant impact on the incidence of periprocedural stroke among patients with aortic stenosis undergoing transfemoral transcatheter aortic-valve replacement (TAVR), according to a study published online Sept. 17 in the New England Journal of Medicine to coincide with the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference, held from Sept. 16 to 19 in Boston.