Elderly Veterans in Danger–and Poor Hopes for Salvation

This morning’s Star Ledger reports on New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy’s order to seek a new vendor to operate New Jersey’s state-administered veterans’ homes.  This comes as a direct result of a statement by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that patients at Menlo Park’s Veterans Memorial Home are living in a [...]

Autism and Sensitivity

Several studies pose estimates that over 90 percent of people with autism have significant difficulty with sensory processing.  While most of this takes the form of extreme sensitivity to sights, sounds, smells, tastes, and textures, some autistic people actually have atypically low responses to sensory stimuli. With this, we can see a correlation with the [...]

Ask Me Anything

I arrive again To visit you treasured two. You will not readily recall Precisely which face mine is Among the rushing throng Behind your uncertain eyes. You desire devoutly The prompt and willing service Your words were wont to offer To your kindly sentiments, And the smooth conveyance They might furnish To your hazy queries. [...]