“Good Spirits”, Scrooge implored the silent,  cloaked  figure of the ghost of Christmas Future “…Assure me that I yet may change these shadows you have shown me, by an altered life!” There is no better, more classic, more meaningful way to remind ourselves of the meaning of Christmas than by taking a couple of hours…

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When we think of “service dogs,” most of us think first of guide dogs for the blind.  But since 1990, when the Americans With Disabilities Act was signed into law, these canine caregivers have cheerfully taken on an ever-expanding role in human health and well-being and proven themselves to be invaluable in enhancing the lives of…

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