The city America forgot

The news outlet FiveThirtyEight recently named the city of San Jose, also known as the Capital of Silicon Valley, the “most forgettable major American city.” Nearly half a million people have taken an online Sporcle quiz asking them to list the 100 most populous cities in the U.S. One in three people did not place […]

Benefits of Therapy Animals

Increasingly, animals are being used in the medical field as companions and healers for those suffering from health problems ranging from cancer to heart disease to stress.   For example, six-year old Iris Grace Halmshaw and two-year old Thula are like sisters. They go on adventures, play with toys and take baths together. Wherever Iris […]