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  • Young at heart
    Older people may live longer if they feel younger
    As people age they are generally searching more aggressively than ever for ways to extend their lives even more. A good natural way to live longer is to work on feeling younger. The JAMA Network Journals reported on Dec. 15, 2014 that feeling...
  • Hookahs, 'snus' use more likely to lead teens to smoke cigarettes
    Hookah tobacco, 'snus' use more likely to lead youth to smoke cigarettes
    Smoking tobacco from hookah pipes and using a type of smokeless tobacco called “snus” appear to be linked to starting smoking cigarettes among teenagers and young adults who hadn’t smoked before, according to a new study. The...
  • Tony Meola Interview
    Soccer great Tony Meola talks MLS Cup and youth development
    The 2014 Major League Soccer Cup is this Sunday and the championship game will pit the Los Angeles Galaxy against the New England Revolution. As a former MLS champion, few people are able to understand how to perform in a championship situation...
  • Correctional counselors needed immediately
    Correctional counselors needed immediately
    The New York City Department of Corrections is in need of three Correctional Counselors, the civil service title is Community Coordinator. The starting annual salary is $47,703.00 to $74,049.00. The work location is 75-20 Astoria Boulevard, East...
  • Miami-Dade County Youth Fair's "Stuffed with Savings" online promo
    Miami-Dade County Youth Fair's "Stuffed with Savings" online promo
    During the month of November, the Miami-Dade County Youth Fair & Exposition is offering a sale on the price of admission to the 2015 Youth Fair. The "Stuffed with Savings" online package is $25, a savings of up to $22 per person, and...
  • Focal Point Global Global Education Donorthon & Benefit
    Focal Point Global to Host 1st Donorthon and Education Benefit in Atlanta
    Sisters, philanthropists, and co-founders of international nonprofit Focal Point Global Hassanatu Blake and Hussainatu Blake Mumford are announcing a dual set of fundraisers intended to introduce Atlanta and the world to their impactful program of...
  • Anti Aging
    Shave years off your body with supplements?
    According to a U.S. research study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the cells of multivitamin users may have a younger biological age than cells from non-supplement users.A group of researchers led by Dr. Honglei Chen, MD,...
  • Type 1 diabetes infographic
    Type 1 diabetes increasing among white youth
    The rate of non-Hispanic white youth diagnosed with type 1 diabetes increased significantly from 2002 to 2009 in all but the youngest age group of children, according to a new study published this week in the journal Diabetes.The study included...
  • SmartCommunities
    "My Brother's Keeper" Initiative
    In February, President Obama launched the My Brother's Keeper (MBK) initiative to ensure that all youth, including boys and young men of color, have opportunities to improve their life outcomes and overcome barriers to success.And now, the...
  • Energy drinks can be risky for youth who drink them
    WHO: Energy drinks can be risky for youth
    Young people are increasingly buying energy drinks containing caffeine and other ingredients to increase energy and performance. But researchers from the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe are warning in a recent review that...
  • WorshipInMyCity
    A time for youth to worship in New York City
    The youth culture of today is evolving at a rapid pace. Technology has exponentially sped up communications, shortened the distance between people at opposite ends of the globe, and created a whole new vocabulary. The constant connectivity to...
  • 2014 DC Love Awards Honorees
    2014 DC Love Awards honorees and sponsors announced
    The inaugural DC Love Awards is celebrating the achievements of girls in the areas of entrepreneurship, leadership, performing arts, and community service. The festivities kickoff with a VIP Reception followed by the awards ceremony on Thursday,...
  • Executive Director Calvin Cook and San Jose Mayoral Candidate Sam Liccardo
    Vision Center a new community center launches in Silicon Valley for children and
    The Vision Center is a, 501c3 non-profit organization that has, newly, launched in the Bay Area, to provide children, youth, and adults with training programs and activities, that promotes personal growth and self-development disciplines. The...
  • A variety of people
    Community center activities for youth and adults in Anaheim
    In a previous article, I interviewed Jenny (not her real name). She is an elderly woman who lives in a rest home in Anaheim. During the course of our conversation, I noticed that she does not take advantage of any senior recreational programs. In...
  • GOP Elephant
    The Republican Party must learn how to recruit the youth and minorities
    There is a problem with the youth culture in this country. There is also a problem with the Republican Party. They actually have very similar issues. The youth don’t understand certain words and Republicans cannot comprehend how to reach the...