Madison Commons

VFWs struggle to reach young veterans

It isn't uncommon to see a commemorative ceremony at a Veterans of Foreign Wars post around Wisconsin, but the honorees aren't always those who served on the battlefield.

Laughter may not be medicine, but it sure does help

Bob's forgetting of his name is symbolic of a larger loss of identity: a loss of capabilities, independence and even history. In this room, laughter provided a restoration of dignity, enjoyment, and camaraderie, because here, laughter is a group activity.