Column: Gardening is good for mind and body

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The Magic Valley Master Gardener Association joins with others in supporting this period of increased emphasis on protecting and strengthening mental. What does gardening have to do with mental health? Quite a bit!

Magic Valley traumatic brain injury patients seek support

Idaho ranks seventh nationwide in traumatic brain injury rate. So why do the resources for brain injuries tend to be so scarce?

Living with a stranger: 3 families enduring the devastation of dementia

BUHL — Larry Olsen, 77, spent decades as a wilderness survival expert, teaching people to care for themselves in extreme circumstances. But none of his skills prepared him for a disease that would steal his steady bearing and destroy his…