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Gadget Gossip: Sensate: your key to calm

By Annika Tomlin Welcome back to Gadget Gossip! Here we introduce readers to gizmos that can make life just a little easier — and healthier....

The Healthy Geezer: Hair loss can be avoided — maybe

By Fred Cicetti What can you do to keep the hair you have? Alopecia is the medical term for hair loss. Androgenetic alopecia, or pattern baldness,...
Friends Elina Ferrigno, center, and Sammi Hampton, left, are all smiles with Milan Coraggio-Sewell knowing they are helping kids heal from the death of a loved one. (Hospice of the Valley/Submitted)

Hospice Is Hope: Boxed Up Project helps children unpack grief

By Lin Sue Flood Hospice of the Valley Most of us have difficulty accepting the death of someone we love, but that’s especially true for a...

Honesty is the Best Policy: Comedian Leanne Morgan is relatable

By Laura Latzko Since Leanne Morgan started her comedy career 22 years ago, women have applauded her for her honesty. Hailing from Knoxville, Tennessee, Morgan shares...

Team Player: DeAndre Hopkins’ mom helps domestic violence survivors

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski When Arizona Cardinals fans watch DeAndre Hopkins, they see a talented, spirited athlete who maintains a tough exterior. His mother, Sabrina Greenlee, witnesses...

‘Real, Raw, Relevant:’ 82-year-old motivational speaker finds passion in poetry

By Jordan Houston A Scottish-born freelance writer and motivational speaker, 82-year-old Alice Scott-Ferguson is a testament to that it is never too late to pursue...

Tremble Clefs: Chandler-based choir helps Parkinson’s sufferers

By Ken Sain Carolyn Perkins knows the Catch-22 of being a Parkinson’s patient. They sometimes isolate themselves because of the difficulty speaking and being understood by...

Passionate About Skin: Midwestern values pay off for Sarah Neumann

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Sarah Neumann is driven by her strong Midwestern values: family, religion and community; work hard and do it right. With that, she’s celebrating...

Equal Opportunity: RagDolls want to be taken seriously

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski When the Aerosmith tribute act RagDolls hit the stage, the six musicians want the audience to focus on the music. Never mind that...

Some Kind of Wonderful: Grand Funk Railroad stops at Good Life Festival

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Grand Funk Railroad laid the groundwork for mentees Foreigner, Journey, Van Halen and Bon Jovi with its signature rock sound and soulful...