October 27, 2016

Local group moving to stamp out polio

  • This group of Rotoractors will be heading to Nigeria in an effort to stamp out the disease of polio, which at one time was thought to have been eradicated. Photo by Robert Grant

Wretched disease rears its ugly head

Rotary members have taken it upon themselves to eradicate this disease and make it their mission for a project. Rotary members, Rotoractors, WHO, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, UNICEF, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have addressed this with the Endgame Strategic Plan.


The true value of eating well, sleep and good nutrition

We hear so much about “anti-aging” and keeping the brain active to deter the possible onset of such diverse cognitive problems that are associated with aging such as memory loss, dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.  

What are the symptons and stages of dementia?

Dementia is a syndrome that can be caused by a number of progressive disorders that affect memory, thinking, behavior and the ability to perform everyday tasks. The most common form of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease.