Elaine C. Ashton

Teach children historical facts

Regarding the letter titled, “History based on deeds, not sexuality,” Reader Input, July 24. As I was reading Elaine C. Ashton’s editorial comments on Sunday I realized there ...

History based on deeds, not sexuality

I guess I just fell off the turnip truck as I thought “history” was written based on the deeds of a person, not on the use of their sex organs (Journal, July 22). Frankly, I do ...

Monitor that aortic aneurysm

Not everybody knows that if an abdominal aortic aneurysm ruptures, you have about a minute to live. Aneurysms in other parts of your body give you at least a fighting chance, if yo ...