This week, April 13-19, is National Osteopathic Medicine (NOM) week. It is a week in which osteopathic physicians and medical students focus on one common goal — increasing awareness of osteopathic medicine and DOs in communities across the country.
President Obama’s nominee to replace Sebelius, budget director Sylvia Burwell, might turn out to be better at fixing websites, but she doesn’t have the power to fix Obamacare. No one does because it is based on a weak foundation and the notion that government can do anything.
The Gwinnett Braves Alopecia Areata Awareness Night will be held May 23.
Great Expressions Dental Centers will offer free oral cancer screenings to the public throughout the month of April, which is Oral Cancer Awareness Month.
Clay Cook and Levi Lowrey will perform Thursday at the Red Clay Theatre in downtown Duluth.
British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran will kick off his first stateside tour Aug. 22 and will make a stop at the Arena at Gwinnett Center in September.
Working toward bringing charity dental care to Gwinnett.
The Gwinnett County Health Department released recent restaurant health scores. Each Monday, the Daily Post takes a snapshot of those scores.
Recently, in a move welcomed by Republican legislators, the Republican-dominated State Board of Education instituted a new, “tougher” teacher evaluation linked to “student performance” (read: scores on standardized tests) that they imagine will “create better schools.”
The cheese makers at Orobianco in Snellville produce fresh mozzarella cheese for sale to the public and to restaurants.
When I have a decision to make that I am not well equipped for, I call someone who is smarter and has more experience. When someone wiser than I makes a recommendation, I take it. If it goes against what I want to do, I get a second opinion.
We humans have cast our lot together. Trusting each other is the only way we’re going to get anything done.
The two labs are both equipped with state-of-the-art technology for the diagnosis and treatment of heart arrhythmias.
Cabana Grill will open Monday with a ribbon cutting and a fiesta-style celebration.
- JENKINS: Teacher evaluations and the law of unintended consequences
- LARSON: Gwinnett Library finds time to rhyme
- RICH: A lifetime of bad decisions
- MCLEOD: Why we trust strangers, but not people we know
- LARSON: Guiding adolescents away from alcohol
- MCLEOD: Why we wish away happiness
- JENKINS: Trying to put grandparenthood into words
- RICH: A salute to all homemakers
- LARSON: Using column to calculate what counts
- JENKINS: Debunking some common myths about Dual Enrollment
Health and Wellness
- ARORA: National Osteopathic Medicine a good chance to learn about GA-PCOM
- THOMAS: Sebelius is the definition of a scapegoat
- G-Braves to support National Alopecia Areata Foundation
- Dental centers offering free oral cancer screenings
- PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE: Dental help at Good Samaritan Center
- Weekly restaurant health inspections for April 14
- New electrophysiology labs expand Gwinnett Medical's cardiac services
- HEALTH BRIEFS: Gwinnett Medical enters into trauma management agreement
- Weekly restaurant health inspections for April 6
- Pollen count skyrockets to 'extremely high' 2,722
Home and Garden
- DALY: Not all lawn grasses are created equal
- Gwinnett Tech schedules spring plant sale
- DALY: Georgia Gold Medal Plants are a great addition to the home landscape
- Environmental Center hosts 'Grow your own' festival
- DALY: Even with warmer weather, a late season freeze still possible
- DALY: Although attractive, cherry trees do not perform well in our climate
- DALY: Japanese maples make great specimen plants
- WIGGINS: Some ideas on how to grow green this year
- DALY: Now is the time to prevent summer weeds in lawns
- DALY: Proper and timely pruning promotes healthy plant growth
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: I fall for it every year.
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Solitude is a good thing, in measured doses
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: We Americans do love our muscle cars
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Hannah Montana, twerking, and molly. I’m lost.
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Are you “Just a Housewife?”
- BUCK'S BYTES: Simple tech is often good tech
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Back-to-school isn’t what it used to be
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: What is it about gossip that fascinates us so?
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Civilization, culture alive and well in Gwinnett
- BUCK'S BYTES: Should electrical wiring, lights still be so old school?