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Stories by Laurie Edwards-Tate

Since 1984, Laurie Edwards-Tate has served as President and Founder of At Your Home Familycare, a non-medical Home Care Aide Organization, serving seniors, disabled, infirm and children. Laurie is Board of Director 2018 (elected), Palomar Health; Executive Board Member; Chair Board Human Resources Committee; Member of Audits & Compliance Committee; Community Relations Committee.

The pros and cons of soybeans: How healthy is it?

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 27, 2019— Soybeans are the most widely grown and utilized legume worldwide, according to bbcgoodfoodshow.com. Soybeans were once used as a coffee substitute The subtropical soy plant dates back to 1134 to 246 B.C. and is a native of China. First cultivated in the United States in the 1800s, soybeans were used ...

National Dog Day, Dog, Fur Babies

Celebrating our fur babies: Woof-out for National Dog Day August 26, 2019

SAN DIEGO, August 20, 2019–National Dog Day is celebrated each year on August 26th and is an ideal day for our nation to celebrate a very special relationship between dog and man. Dogs and humans go way back Believed to have been an evolutionary phenomenon dating back perhaps 14,000 years ago, eye to eye contact ...

The world’s healthiest cities to live in or travel to

SAN DIEGO,  July 23, 2019– With travel alerts provided by the State Department becoming a standard checking process for travelers, it is comforting to know that some cities stand out from the rest as being among the healthiest to visit and have the potential to be live in.. Being recognized among the healthiest cities in the world denotes livability ...

Dogs, your BFF: Great for your health and your heart

SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2019 — With over 70 million family dogs in the United States, it is clear that Americans love dogs. Whose heart doesn’t melt while holding a puppy or experiencing the pure joy of being greeted by an enthusiastic tail-wagging family dog? It is possible that the nature of dogs facilitated their ...

Coconut oil pulling benefits

SAN DIEGO, June 4, 2019 — Coconut oil pulling is an ancient Ayurvedic method of orally swishing coconut oil between the teeth and around the gums, and has grown in popularity with celebrities. Believed by many to whiten teeth, freshen breath and increase oral health, the benefits of oil pulling may also extend to improving ...

May Day

May Day: A symbol of health and fertility

SAN DIEGO: May Day, which originated in the Northern Hemisphere during pre-Christian times, began as a celebration of spring and fertility. Celebrating May Day Occurring every May 1 there are a variety of ways to celebrate the holiday. Traditional festivities include dancing, maypoles, bonfires, food and drink, and floral decorations. May Day is an opportunity ...

Earth Day 2019: A good time to start giving the planet extra care

SAN DIEGO: The first Earth Day occurred on April 22, 1970. Taking care of our one and only Earth is something that should occur on a daily basis.  Earth Day should be the first day you do more to give Mother Earth a little tender loving care. What was notable about the first Earth Day ...