Author: Dana Greyson

Dana Greyson is a freelance writer and a frequent VFM contributor on health, travel and relationship topics. She’s writing her first memoir about her tropical sailboat escape, due out later this year. For a sample chapter visit She blogs about her sailing adventures on Galley Wench Tales.

Clark County’s Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) program offers low-income pregnant women and their child the support they need to overcome emotional, social and physical challenges and thrive—for free.

Sabine, Göran and Olivia all faced the same hope and the same challenge: finding a perfectly matched bone marrow donor.

Death Cafés, relatively new to Clark County, offer a place for open group discussion of death.

Local families discover different cultures and share their own through hosting and becoming exchange students

Any time parents feel overwhelmed to the point they are unable to care for themselves or their child, it’s time to ask for help.

"We need to change our mindset around seeking couples therapy and see it more as a priority for wellness in our life."

“I hope I never see an article again about a kid who went to a party, ate the wrong chocolate chip cookie, and died. You [have to] keep bringing it up. It’s horrible. You can never let your guard down.”

Birthing isn’t just tough on moms. Emerging from the “ring of fire” is no easy feat for newborns! “We think of babies as being fresh and perfect, but just like us, they can have trouble with their spine,” claims Vancouver-based chiropractor, Roger Barnick. “When a

The data don’t lie: More men are likely to reach for the bottle than the phone when they need mental and emotional help. When it comes to dealing with life’s stresses—their job (or lack of it), relationship issues, health concerns—men

Blue eyes. Blond hair. Killer smile. Killer genes? Who we are is in large part determined by what we inherit from the spin of the roulette wheel of our parent’s genetic make-up. That individualistic cocktail, part essence of mom’s, part essence