Road trips are a summertime vacation tradition for many Americans and one of the most challenging aspects is maintaining healthy eating habits.
Father's Day paraprosdokians are among those words of wisdom bestown upon us by dear ole' dad. Becauset the are quite simply, timeless
SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2019 — With over 70 million family dogs in the United States, it is clear that Americans love dogs. Whose heart doesn’t melt while holding a puppy or experiencing the pure joy of being greeted by an enthusiastic tail-wagging family dog? It is possible that the nature of dogs facilitated their ...
Sometimes even the best of ideas are not always practical. Now up to 3,724 on my new "sleep number" bed, I will persevere because ALS never sleeps.
SAN DIEGO, June 4, 2019 — Coconut oil pulling is an ancient Ayurvedic method of orally swishing coconut oil between the teeth and around the gums, and has grown in popularity with celebrities. Believed by many to whiten teeth, freshen breath and increase oral health, the benefits of oil pulling may also extend to improving ...
What makes ALS Awareness more worthy of your fundraising contribution than say Cancer. Nothing. When it comes to supporting disease research, go with whom you know.
Summer is almost here and practicing sun safety throughout the summer months and the entire year is critical to prevent skin cancer.
As the body stops doing what we want, ALS sufferers need to find workarounds, tricks, technology and a fancy new power wheelchair to find new normals
The visually impaired, including those with glaucoma, may integrate into normal functions of everyday life with the support of a trained guide dog.
Your AHA moment may come with aceptance of the condition as much as it is knowing when you must yield and adapt to ALS. But that does not mean giving up.
As we enter Mental Health Awareness Month it is important to note that 1 in 25 U.S. adults experience a serious mental illness each year
ALS Awareness Month is not just for those who are healthy. Being aware of the disease, and how to continue living with a quality of life, is also important.
SAN DIEGO: May Day, which originated in the Northern Hemisphere during pre-Christian times, began as a celebration of spring and fertility. Celebrating May Day Occurring every May 1 there are a variety of ways to celebrate the holiday. Traditional festivities include dancing, maypoles, bonfires, food and drink, and floral decorations. May Day is an opportunity ...
Generation to generation, Monarch butterflies pass on a genetic map allowing fragile butterflies to migrate back to an ancestral tree.
420 is a celebration of marijuana. Like alcohol, too much comes with some unpleasant side effects. What is 420, THC, CBD and what to do when too high
SAN DIEGO: Blini is a Russian egg pancake. They can be made thin, like a crepe, or rolled around fruit filing to create a blintz. This blini recipe creates 3-4″ round, thicker Hazelnut Chocolate Blini with Raspberry Drizzle. The dish is rich with healthy fresh raspberries, ground hazelnuts, and dark chocolate. This fabulous recipe from ...
When I say that ALS brings unwanted change, we tend to dwell on things we can no longer do anymore and put ourselves in the “ALS waiting room.”
SAN DIEGO, March 9, 2019 — Superfoods are healthy and delicious, and readily available in spring and summer. As the darkness and cold of winter comes to an end, new life begins to flourish and revel in the expanding sunlight bringing an abundance of seasonal foods making even the local grocery market a shopper’s paradise. ...
Veteran medical patients whohave spent more than one night in a hospital have a view of life which I had never before experienced...until this week.
Autism Awareness Month is a great opportunity for families, patients, and concerned individuals to gather across America in support of Autism.