Father Love Is Just As Strong As Mother Love

BY ON June 13, 2013
You won’t find me grousing about yet another made-up holiday. I happen to love some of those marketing inventions: Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day–and coming right up, Father’s Day. They give us a chance to honor important people in our lives–and express our gratitude. My father...


Tuna Surprise

BY ON June 12, 2013
Since doctors advise pregnant women and women of child-bearing age to limit their tuna consumption, because eating tuna may put their unborn baby at risk for mercury poisoning, I assumed everyone knew the hardcore scoop about tuna. Not so. Famed food writer, Mark Bittman discusses...

TOPICS: Coal, MCAF News, Mercury Poisoning, Pollution

A Very Special Asthma Story

BY ON June 12, 2013
This post is written by Eliana Tardio: A couple of months ago, my son spent four days in the hospital after having a really bad asthma attack. It was tough watching him breathe through an oxygen mask for days, worrying about his health and well-being....

TOPICS: Asthma, Motherhood