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Comparing Organic and Conventional

Sales of organic products continued to grow last year, with annual sales figures eclipsing $30 billion for the first time ever ($31.5 billion). Of this, $29.22 billion came from organic foods and beverages and $2.2 billion was from organic non-food products (body care, etc.). Organic food sales grew 9.4 percent for the year. While the […]

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Surviving a Cardiac Arrest

In the event of cardiac arrest or heart attack, speed and quick treatment are essential. At Flagstaff Medical Center, providing comprehensive and timely cardiac care is a key priority. As a designated Cardiac Arrest Center, FMC offers cutting-edge technology, top pre-hospital emergency medical services and skilled physicians available 24 hours a day, seven days a […]

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Dental Care for Overall Health

As a dentist, I often hear the phrase, “It’s not that I hate you, I just hate coming to the dentist. I remember when I was a child and my dentist…” It’s not exactly an ego booster but it is a sentiment that we as dentists hear at least weekly and we grow to understand […]

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Have I Got a Story for You!

The 1982 hit, “I Melt With You,” by Modern English was the kind of fractured love song that appealed to twenty-somethings finding their way in a new millennium. Growing up during the Cold War, having experienced the tumultuous 70s, and bearing the many sorrows of the Vietnam era produced a generation that understood the fragility […]

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Why Marketing Hype Doesn’t Work

In the good old days of Ward and June Cleaver, advertising was directed mainly at men. Women didn’t have as much buying power then as they do now, so advertisers targeted men as the decision-makers, even when touting a product like laundry detergent. Ladies – have you ever washed clothes in a dress with a […]

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Don’t File Suit – Mediate

When legal disputes happen, it’s natural to want to file a lawsuit. I’m not sure if this is true in all countries, but in America, we expect our judicial system to protect our rights. This systematic approach has been ingrained in us since a very early age. History has shown that major disputes (injustices or […]

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Vacations and Kids!

I slowly hear the sound of the water ebbing back and forth, feel the warmth of the sun on my legs and the ocean’s breeze through my hair. I take a deep breath, inhaling the salt air as I open my eyes to the most beautiful shades of turquoise and blue, a thin line of […]

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Mixing Business and Politics

Do controversial issues have a place in business? We will soon have a new Chick-fil-A in Flagstaff. Do I attend the ribbon cutting? The national owner of Chick-fil-A has taken a public stand against same gender marriage. Because of this stance, the mayor of Boston has said the business is not welcome in that city. […]

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Avoiding Tax Scams

It seems like every time you open your email or get a phone call, there is someone trying to solicit you to do something. Some of those solicitations are legitimate, but a lot are not. If you respond to those requests you will probably end up in some sort of trouble. Some are easier to […]

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