The Altoona Mirror to the Editoren-usTue, 24 May 2016 03:57:54 EDTTue, 24 May 2016 03:57:54 EDT are just a smokescreen abuse is not only an event or an episode. More importantly, it is a traumatic event that has a life-long impact on individuals - their work, their relationships and their families.Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTDonors should not face higher premiums living organ donors today experience higher premiums or denial of insurance coverage based solely on their status as a donor. But hopefully not for long. In late February, the Living Donor Protection Act was introduced in the U.S.Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTCambria center provides comfort Nov. 2, 2015, it was determined that my husband needed intensive skilled nursing care. At this time there were extremely limited options in Blair County for placement for him.Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSaint Mary's hopes to be considered was amused to see my picture on the front page of the May 10 issue of the Mirror, showing me sharing my concerns with the Altoona Area School Board, and disappointed that your reporter did not mention those concerns in the accompanying article.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTMarriage won't solve pedophilia there have been several editorials expressing the opinion that if priests were allowed to marry, they would not resort to sexually abusing young boys. The correct term for someone who abuses young children would be "pedophile.Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT