Living

Paleo lifestyles go way, way, way back

“Ancestral health,” to use a term popular among followers of the Paleo diet, has gone mass. For them, Paleo — a nutritional regimen centered on pasture-raised meat, eggs, fresh fruit and vegetables and nuts, in the spirit of our cave-dwelling forebears —is a way of life, a philosophical prism that colors everything from child rearing to sunscreen.

Star Magazine

Get your cowboy and longhorn cattle fix at Dodge City Days

After a 129-year break, the most famous Western city in the world gets back to its roots by mounting a spectacular cattle drive down Wyatt Earp Boulevard. Organizers hope the event will inject new life and tourism dollars into what is already the second largest community festival in Kansas.

Family

When my folks get old, do I really have to take care of them?

I often worry about the future. Is it really the responsibility of your children to take care of you when you’re old? What about people without children? Who’s supposed to take care of them? A lot of folks think, yes, children are supposed to take care of their aging parents. You know, payback time.

Living

CDC tells healthy adults not to forget flu vaccine

It's time for flu vaccine again and while it's important for the whole family, this year health officials have some different advice for different ages: Certain kids should opt for the ouchless nasal spray. Seniors, expect to get a new kind of pneumonia shot along with that flu jab.