Who would pursue such misery?

No class ...

I applied for an adjunct teaching position at a local college, a job the Huffington Post describes as “terrible” and “degrading.” …

Pain hits after surgery

Doctor’s daughter stunned by $17,850 urine test

After Elizabeth Moreno had back surgery in late 2015, her surgeon prescribed an opioid painkiller and a follow-up drug test that seemed routine — until the lab slapped her with a bill for $17,850. …

Who do we trust?

Donation complication

It’s that time of the year again. Before we know it Uncle Sam will pay us back for overpaying into the system. We may decide to save …

Give me $ome credit

Canceling credit cards - help or hurt your credit score?

Credit cards offer many advantages, including providing a measure of insurance when making purchases and enabling an individual to develop a healthy credit score through prompt payment of balances. …

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Protect yourself against hackers

In an increasingly digital world, consumers share their confidential information in so many ways. From online shopping to online banking, consumers’ personal information is being recorded in a …

Food may be the culprit

Problem of pet obesity

Obesity is on the rise among pets. The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention says that 54 percent of dogs and 59 percent of cats in the United States were categorized as overweight or obese in 2016. …

Essential tips for your health

Healthy, happy traveling

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention note whether traveling to warmer weather or a snow-filled adventure, make sure flu is not your travel companion. It’s not too late to get a flu …

Your Guide To Caregivers in Central PA

Caregiver Guide 2018

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Sexual harassment old & new

PUBLISHER'S NOTE - Mar/Apr 2018

By Louise Sukle lsukle@womannewspapers.com I came of age in the 60’s and 70’s, when all the rules about behavior and workplaces were different,” wrote Harvey Weinstein after …

Here's what you can do

Collectively we can all play a part

The International Women's Day 2018 campaign theme is #PressforProgress.

My success story

The meaning of success

My name is Nexaida Rodriguez and I am excited to share my experience. Let me tell you about where my life was 3 months ago. I was living in Chicago, with my two kids – they’re 10-year-old …

College students and money

How to talk money with your darlings

While college students earn their degrees, paving the way for future success in their chosen fields, they should also be paving the way for a healthy financial future. Unfortunately, money is not …

open your heart and home to Sunstra

Hopefully I'll catch your heart!

Hi, I'm Sunstra, and I'm not your average black cat! I was the star of the show "Sunny the Mouse Slayer"! Me and my cohorts, the Slayerettes, battled the natural forces of evil by hunting those pesky …

Disproven & controversial

Breast cancer - know your risks

The American cancer Society reports there are many factors that research has shown are not linked to breast cancer. You may see information online or hear about these disproven or controversial risk …