Memorial Day

“The 30th of May 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers, or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion, and whose bodies now lie in almost every city, village and hamlet churchyard in the land.” ~ General Read more…

Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness Month Do you or someone you know or love struggle with a mental health condition? Chances are you answered yes. Millions of people have mental health conditions that range from mild to severe and can include anxiety disorders, ADHD, bipolar disorder, depression, eating disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, PTSD, Read more…

It’s Your Day, Mom

Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Would you believe that celebrating mom dates back to the Middle Ages? Back then, if you had moved away from your mother (and your home parish), on the fourth Sunday of Lent, Laetare Sunday, you were allowed to return for a visit. This Read more…

Telehealth

You may have heard the term “telehealth,” or “telemedicine,” or maybe even “virtual care.”  Regardless, the spread of COVID-19 quickly moved telehealth from its status as a fledgling technology to an inevitable healthcare service that has quickly gained provider, patient and insurance carrier acceptance. The American Telemedicine Association defines telemedicine Read more…