Snakes are misunderstood, to say the least. In reality, most snakes are harmless and even beneficial to humans, but there are a few that possess the power to kill.
When left untreated, these infections, transmitted through mosquito bites, can slowly spread to the heart or lungs, damaging vital organs and eventually leading to death.
To recreate a water experience in East Texas took some imagination, but they tracked down Captain Ron’s Swamp Tours at Caddo Lake and booked a late afternoon cruise through the bayous.
This week, Neil answers questions about poinsettia branches, bougainvillea plants and radial shake.
The phone in my shirt pocket awoke with a loud noir piano rift, startling me so much I missed a passing dove. I learned many years ago to keep the ringer turned up in the field. I had a flip phone in that same shirt pocket many years ago and it fell out when I picked up a dove in just such a field.
How about the cooler mornings we’ve been enjoying the past week or so?
Seven more days until the fall season begins. It won’t be too long before we’re reading about water temps in the 40s and 50s because time seems to be flying by — might be my age though.
Michael O’Neal alternates in vocal stylings between gently confessional to loudly unapologetic. A huge asset to O’Neal’s songwriting was Coby Reese on lead guitar.
This 2021 direct sequel to the first film, by young Black director Nia DaCosta, continues the story of the original, including keeping much of the film in the now defunct Cabrini-Green housing project in Chicago.
The newly approved UK drug called inclisiran goes after PCSK9 also but in a unique way.
Because it is highly contagious, canine parvovirus can quickly jump from dog to dog. The virus typically enters through a dog’s nose or mouth and is shed through saliva or diarrhea.
If you’re a grandparent, you don’t need Grandparents Day, observed on Sept. 12, to remind you of the joys of having grandchildren.
This week, Neil answers questions about getting rid of leaf-footed bugs, caring for "sickly leaves," and pecan scabs.
“You shot behind him.”
Fall is so close — the days are getting a little shorter, and it felt so good when I stepped out to 65 degrees this morning but I know the heat’s coming back for a while.
There are all types of deer hunters — those like me who love venison profess that any mature, healthy buck or doe is a candidate for the freezer and ultimately chicken-fried venison steak.
Russell Thrasher has “mission control” tucked into a corner of the house. There he displays an enormous collection of NASA mission patches, rocket models, commemorative coins and all kinds of space-related treasures.
Some cells, such as stem cells and cancer cells, have a more active version of an enzyme known as telomerase, which makes them functionally immortal.
Many medications should be taken regularly and for a specific amount of time, while others are intended to be used as a tool only if and when you need them.
This week, Neil answers your questions about getting rid of Johnsongrass, oak trees sending up sprouts and Chinese pistachio trees.
One September weekend many years ago, Cousin watched me tune in some rock and roll on my new transistor radio in the shade of my grandmother’s sycamore.