Month: September 2014

The Village Baby

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Does it take a village to raise a baby? A study indicates infants pay a lot of attention to other…

Under-slept and Overweight

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Falling asleep in class is not the only problem teens might face if they don’t get enough sleep at home.…

Thought of the Day: Stand for Something

Thought of the day. This section is honestly intended to generate daily quotes to get your day started, going or improved. Think positive High Desert. Unity is key to happiness. Miguel Gonzalez Editor & Founder. From Values.com “I cannot believe…

A Rescuer In the Company of Wolves

By Janice Eck Photographs by Janice Eck (Apple Valley)– On most Sundays, Petsmart in Apple Valley hosts pet adoptions by In the Company of Wolves. A non profit organization, In the Company of Wolves saves domestic dogs placed on shelters’…

Healthy Living After Childhood Cancer

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Living healthy seems to have a heightened importance for adult survivors of childhood cancer. At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital…