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Are you a card-carrying member of the Clean Plate Club? For generations, it’s been a household rule – children must eat everything on their plate or risk punishment or losing out on dessert or other special treats.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Jan. 27-31. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Jan. 20-24. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt once said, “When you play, play hard; when you work, don’t play at all.” I couldn’t agree more. Because I do work very hard, I recently decided to take a little respite at one of my most beloved hotels in one of my favorite cities, the Menger in San Antonio. I just…

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Jan. 13-17. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Jan. 6-10. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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History has separated the professions of medicine and dentistry. There was an attempt by two self-trained dentists in 1840 to get the physicians at the college of medicine at the University of Maryland in Baltimore to add dentistry in the medical curriculum, but they got turned down. Being r…

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Dec. 30-Jan. 3. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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Added sugars are sugars that are not naturally occurring in food. Naturally occurring sugars can be found in foods like milk (lactose) and fruit (fructose). Added sugars are used foods to enhance the taste of some foods. Sugar is a simple carbohydrate that is broken down and used for energy.…

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Dec. 23-27. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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Louise’s birthday is Dec. 24. I learned very early that in no way should Christmas and her birthday be celebrated in conjunction with each other.

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Every year on Dec. 1, I fill both my children’s Christmas house Advent calendars. Well, every year until last year when I passed Caroline’s house down to her bonus son, Gary.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Dec. 16-20. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Dec. 9-13. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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High blood pressure (also referred to as HBP or hypertension) is when your blood pressure, the force of blood flowing through your blood vessels, is consistently too high. It is often called a silent killer because people with hypertension can be asymptomatic (have no symptoms and not idea t…

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Dr. Don Breech is a Renaissance man. Not only is he a gifted orthopedic surgeon, but he also is an aggressive driver on the track, a talented artist, a great photographer whose pictures have been featured on not one but two of Willie Nelson’s albums and, of course, he’s a foodie. We were tal…

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My dentist father was stationed at Randolph Air Force base in San Antonio during World War II. There, he learned complicated dental surgery, became a major and was responsible for overseeing Air Force Dentistry in bases all over the Midwest. After the war, he came back to Edna to practice wi…

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Dec. 2-6. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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There is a line in the famous poem ’Twas the Night Before Christmas” that reads, “The children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of sugarplums danced in their heads.”

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About six weeks before winter officially begins, we had our first two days of freezing temperatures. Louise started to get sniffles, which developed into a full-blown cold. She was miserable.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Nov. 25-29. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Nov. 18-22. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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So what exactly is collagen? Collagen is a protein in our bodies that binds our tissues together. It is found mostly in our skin and tendons but also bones and ligaments.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Nov. 11-15. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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It’s hard for me to believe, but we are hurtling toward a new year. Before we reach the new year, we pass through the holiday season.

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Last month, I discussed how TV marketing for dental implants has created confusion among the lay public. We have patients call who say, “I need implants.” They really have no clue in what they are asking for. I also discussed the ins and outs of a single tooth implant, a procedure that is si…

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Nov. 4-8. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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The following is the menu for the Victoria Senior Activity Center and for the Community Action Committee for Oct. 28-Nov. 1. Milk and bread are served with each meal.

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I had a ball Sunday night. The Bach Festival, a truly great treasure for Victoria, held a dinner with entertainment benefiting the upcoming season that begins June 6.

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