Should Texas Schools Hand Out Birth Control

    Rep. Donna Howard Is urging a goal to place birth control in Texas schools soon. Her goal is to cut down teen pregnancy to lower the drop out rate and healthcare costs. Here is a glimpse of the bill. A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT relating to a pilot

    I Pledge Allegiance, but Do I Have to Stand?

    It is a sad day for America when our youth are just too tired and sweaty to stand up to say the Pledge of Allegiance. Thank you Mr. Jones, for bringing my city into the spotlight in the local news. Mr. Jones, a 17 year old, ran to school one day and was so “sweaty and exhausted” after getting to school, he just didn’t have it in him to stand up for the Pledge of Allegiance. Horansky, with KHOU Channel 11, reported on Thursday, May 24, 2012:

    Why Nursing?

    Why I became a nurse
    I’ve been reluctant to “write” fearing loss of identity, rolling of eyes, or simply boring others to tears. However, I find writing therapeutic if for one one else than myself. With that, I begin my first blog.

    So the big focus of my life at the moment is nursing school. I was accepted into the program in the fall of 2010 and will graduate this December. This is the first summer off I’ve had since nursing school began. I’ve had some time to reflect on what brought me to nursing, my struggles, and my aspirations.