Posts Tagged 'awareness'

Common Reasons for Sleeping Issues and Tips to Avoid Them

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Sleeping problem is a major concern, and it can be caused due to many reasons. People have sleeplessness due to many common reasons. In some cases, reasons could be unique as well. It could be a physical problem, or it can also be something wrong with the mental state of the person. At different points of time, people face different kinds of sleeping disorders. In the following section, we shall discuss those potential reasons behind sleeping disorders. We shall also find solutions for sleeplessness or sleeping disturbances.

Posted by Thomas Sujain Jul 25, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

‘Horton Hears A Who’ — Hearing The Voices Of Athletes With Disabilities

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We Are Here

We Are Here

These are the words the beloved Dr. Seuss’ character, Horton the Elephant, hears one day. While faint, Horton can hear the infinitesimally small mantra although others cannot. He soon discovers an entire microscopic group of beings living on a mere speck that is actually the tiny planet of Whoville. Since no one else seems to hear them, Horton takes it upon himself to protect them until he is able to help the planet’s residents prove their existence. In the end, he is successful and finally the rest of the world hears their chorus for recognition.

Posted by Eli Wolff Jul 19, 2017 Posted in Disability 1 Comment

Building an Accessible World For Our Children

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The world has come a long way in acknowledging that not everyone has the same physical and mental abilities or needs and that public services should be accessible to all. One day, there may be a generation of adults who grew up never seeing the world where people were excluded. But that can only happen if we teach our kids inclusivity, and more importantly, provide them with the tools to be included and include others in all aspects of life. Below are some ways we can make a more accessible world for all of our children.

Posted by Jeriann Ireland Jul 17, 2017 Posted in Disability 1 Comment

3 Reasons Why You Should Offer Counseling to Your Employees

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Did you know that one-in-five adults experience mental health conditions per year (https://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-Conditions )? Depression, anxiety, and stress are just a few of the negative emotions you can experience in the workplace. Maybe you’ve experienced these feelings yourself as a small business owner, but you’re not sure where to turn. Here, we’ll explain why including counseling in your company’s culture is vital for your business as well as your conscious.

Posted by Constantina Kokenes Jul 14, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

Weight Management, Exercises and Diet for People who use Wheelchairs

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You don’t need to feel that your disability will keep you stuck with excess weight because even as a person with a disability there are many ways you can remain active and manage. The key to activity and weight loss lies in a healthy diet and exercises which concentrate on the abilities that you have rather than focusing on your limitations.

Posted by Zyana Morris Jul 11, 2017 Posted in Disability 2 Comments

Improving the Symptoms of Diabetes With Exercise

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For the more than 29 million Americans who have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, one of the most sobering aspects they come to grips with is the significant lifestyle changes they need to make. Staying healthy and managing their condition means not only changing their diets and watching what they eat more carefully, but also doing what they can to be more active. Medication has become more sophisticated over the years, but the best way to manage Type 2 diabetes remains living a healthier lifestyle with proper diet and exercise at its core. For those who are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, proper diet and exercise isn’t just a good idea — it’s critical for avoiding serious health issues later in life. However, the idea of changing the way they live can be daunting to many people.

Posted by Nicole Sweiss Jul 05, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

Super Tips to Improve Your Brain Health

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Most people exercise because they want to be perfect. Nobody can be perfect, but you can get closer to perfection by taking care of your brain as much as you take care of your body. After all, it is your brain that controls your body and your whole life. Here are super tips on how to improve the health of your brain.

Posted by Brenan Quirante Jun 30, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

Fighting for Inclusion: How Transportation and Healthcare Can Improve

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Because we live in a capitalistic society, where marketers are always trying to target the largest common denominator, there will always be “norms.” We will always have groups seen as more “mainstream” and who society is largely built for because corporations know they can make money by centering the largest and/or most powerful group of people.

But luckily, there will also always be people fighting for those who don’t fit those norms, those who still deserve to be able to be able to navigate public spaces, see representations of themselves in the media, and pursue their dreams.

Posted by Jeriann Ireland Jun 27, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

Do Multivitamins Actually Benefit Your Health?

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If you’ve ever wondered if the multivitamins you pop at breakfast do you any good, you’re not the only one. Multivitamins seem great in theory, but they might not be making the kind of positive impact you’d like to see, especially for what you spend. Chewy and sweet gummies make the pill easier to swallow for kids, but are they really worth buying at all? Do multivitamins actually benefit your health? Let’s take a look.

Posted by Audrey Willis Jun 22, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

How Medical Errors Disproportionately Affect People with a Disability

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Recently, a friend of mine went to the hospital with gallbladder problems. While removing her gallbladder, a medical professional nicked her pancreas, causing severe illness for several weeks and unknown complications in the future. This got me thinking, how often do medical errors result in disabilities and other permanent health conditions?

Posted by Jeriann Ireland Jun 14, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments