Author Archives: Ken Harris

Mission Partner hopes to inspire women to get screened

Sometimes when it rains it pours. Ida Lassandro understands this perhaps better than anyone. It was 2015 when she, still reeling from the sudden death of her husband David in 2014, received her diagnosis of breast cancer. “It was difficult,” she says. “I was still grieving my husband and now I had cancer. There were […]



Coffee alone probably can’t save your brain

A quick internet search reveals a lot of articles and studies that contradict each other about the effects of coffee on memory and brain function. Some studies link coffee drinking with better memory and some say there’s no impact at all. While those studies are good for generating headlines that draw people’s attention, they don’t […]