Posts Tagged 'awareness'

20 Research-Based Health & Nutrition Tips

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It seems as if everyone who is into fitness has a ‘magic’ health or nutrition tip that will change your world forever. Many of the tips your friends and acquaintances offer are based merely on hearsay and/or personal preference. If you want to improve your health, you need evidence-based advice.

Posted by Ankit Gupta Apr 27, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

The Importance of Social Support Following Injury

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On November 11, 2015, I sat on a medical exam table waiting for the orthopedic surgeon to return with the results of an MRI.  In the span of two months, I went from walking between two and three miles a day to barely being able to walk across a room.  The cause of this decline was not clear.  The speed of the decline and my lack of physical ability was alarming. 

Posted by Kerry Apr 25, 2016 Posted in Disability 4 Comments

Working In America

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Do you have a job? I am sure that many of us do. I am sure there are many of us that love to work at their jobs. Conversely there are many Americans that do not like to work. Being a person with a disability, I have to work. Yet, many with disabilities do not get this opportunity.

Posted by Bob Lujano Apr 22, 2016 Posted in Disability No Comments

The Effect of Sleep on Learning and Memory

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Can you imagine life without the ability to learn? Think about it. Our whole way of life would change. We would stumble through life without ever doing any intricate tasks or contemplating complex questions. We wouldn’t be human. Our ability to learn to a high level is what allows us to live the way we are accustomed to. It’s part of what makes us human. So what is the effect of sleep on learning and memory?

Posted by Nick Hasche Apr 20, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

Aquatic Exercise for Edema

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You hate to start a blog with the words “consult your physician” but in the case of edema it becomes a necessary part of health and wellness.

Posted by Windy Wills Apr 18, 2016 Posted in Disability 2 Comments

It’s that time of year to Celebrate and Remember

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What is that sound that I hear? Oh yes, it is the sound of a bat cracking while it hits a ball. It is the popping of a ball into a glove and oh yes, the smell of free cut green grass. You know that I am talking about baseball.

Posted by Bob Lujano Apr 15, 2016 Posted in Disability 1 Comment

The World’s Instrument of Peace is Sport

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In my 20 plus years of wheelchair sport, the most enjoyable experiences have been traveling to various countries to compete against other countries.  Over my various travels I have had to honor of competing against some of the most competitive athletes I n the world. But I also have met some of the friendliest people. Many of which I still keep in touch with today.  I am not sure which is my favorite country, but what I enjoyed the most while overseas was knowing that I might not have spoken the same language or had similar faiths, but we certainly had one thing in common  was the love of sport.

Posted by Bob Lujano Apr 13, 2016 Posted in Disability No Comments

Does this supplement really work?

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Garcinia Cambogia (GC) is a tropical fruit, touted as a weight loss supplement. Also known as the Malabar tamarind, it looks like a small green pumpkin and used in the Asian cuisine for support digestion along with its sour taste. GC first came into the limelight when the compound found in its rind, called Hydroxycitric Acid (HCA), was associated with weight loss in 1990s.

Posted by Namrata Kothari Apr 11, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

The Importance Of Sleep For Our General Health And Wellbeing

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For most people sleep is just a fact of life. It happens over and over again on a daily basis, making it easy to take for granted. We all know that life is impossible without sleep. However it does so much more than just keep us alive. The importance of sleep should not be underestimated. It plays a key role in our overall health and general wellbeing.

Posted by Nick Hasche Apr 08, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

A United World

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Today is the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, which has become very powerful tool in uniting our world. What is probably being stated is how our world really needs sport probably more than ever.

Posted by Bob Lujano Apr 06, 2016 Posted in Disability 3 Comments