Happy 71st birthday, Israel!

by Chuck Norris -- This week marks the 71st birthday (or rebirth) of Israel as a nation. Happy Birthday, Israel! And a big congrats to our friend and the prime minister of more…

Age discrimination: Commonplace in America

by Chuck Norris -- We see the image of a stooped-over old man, selfish, confused, disdainful about the world and snapping at everyone around him. Or the 50-something employee, technologically inept, struggling more…

The strong women in my life

by Chuck Norris -- On May 4, my mom turned 98 years young. Incredible, isn't it? And she has just about as much life and fight in her as she did when more…

The assault on the pursuit of happiness

by Chuck Norris -- International researchers, policymakers and public health practitioners, I am guessing, were happy for the opportunity to gather at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Health last month for a more…

What to do about runaway stress

by Chuck Norris -- We live in a sometimes-crazy world that moves at lightning speed. We all know what stress feels like. I felt more than a tinge of it in reaching more…

God, guns and Glock

by Chuck Norris -- There's a joke or meme about me I even added to my "Official Chuck Norris Fact Book": "Chuck Norris sleeps with a pillow under his gun." Outside of more…

The 'apocalypse' of pollen

by Chuck Norris -- Spring has sprung. The weather is warming. The flowers are blooming. And noses are running, and eyes are watering. For the estimated 20 percent of Americans allergic to more…

A new approach to medicine is in the works

by Chuck Norris -- In our nation's drug overdose crisis, a crisis that shows no sign of slowing, the U.S. Surgeon General's office estimates more than 20 million people in our country more…