Category : Midwest

Midwest / Wisconsin - 5 months ago

Breastfeeding Benefits Last A Lifetime

by Dalvery Blackwell Many moms start with the goal of breastfeeding for only a few weeks, before they know it they are still breastfeeding their babies at 1 year old.  Citing the short and long term health benefits and unique emotional connection...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 5 months ago

Milwaukee Brewers celebrate Home Opening Day 2018

Photos by Yvonne Kemp On Monday, April 2, 2018, The Milwaukee Brewers celebrated their home opener of the 2018 baseball season. Despite the chilly conditions for tailgating, it did not dampen the spirits of a full house at Miller Park. Opening day...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 5 months ago

National Autism Awareness Month (Week Three)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th This writer mentioned in the initial article of this series that the motivation for this series came from a co-worker whose grandson was diagnosed with autism. When my co-worker spoke with...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 5 months ago

MPS students honored for Women’s History essays

To honor Women’s History Month, MPS students were invited to submit essays sharing the stories of Wisconsin women. Winners received cash awards and certificates and were announced at the University of Wisconsin– Milwaukee Hefter Conference Center o...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 5 months ago

Stay on top of your health with a checkup

Checkups are a way to make sure you stay healthy. Going to the doctor is important, even if you don’t feel sick. Adults and kids 3 years of age and older should see their Primary Care Provider (PCP) once a year. PCPs are the main health care profes...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 5 months ago

Spring cleaning safety tips for seniors

With the spring season officially underway, we all know what that means: it’s time to do some spring cleaning! This is a great time of year to get organized, especially after spending the chilly winter months indoors, but the key focus when spring c...