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Living with ALS: Show up to life – the benefits of participation

CHARLOTTE, NC: Woody Allen, the prolific screenwriter, movie director and comedian, once said that “Showing up is 80 percent of life.” For those of us with ALS, that percentage is probably higher. The more familiar name for ALS, at least in the United States, is Lou Gehrig’s disease. The man who was known as the ...

Avocado and grapefruit salad for a healthy addition to your holiday feast

SAN DIEGO: Looking for a healthy side for your holiday dinner or brunch table, Avocado and Grapefruit salad is the answer! This can be served as a main course side or, remove the onion and arrange with toast points for a refreshing and healthy breakfast / brunch choice. Ancient avocado Avocados have an ancient history. ...

Trinidad and Tobago Cannabis Licensing Authority passed

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: Trinidad and Tobago’s House of Representatives considered a new measure: allowing, among a number of other provisions, the research, cultivation, and retail distribution of cannabis, through the creation of a Trinidad and Tobago Cannabis Licensing Authority. What is the impetus for the bill? Attorney General Faris Al Rawi, during ...

National Mammography Day is cause for celebration

SAN DIEGO–October 15, 2019,  National Mammography Day is celebrated on October 18th each year and reminds all women of every age and background that an annual mammography just might save their life! National Mammography Day On October 18, 1993, Former President William J. Clinton signed Proclamation 6615 to raise public awareness about the devastating impact breast cancer has on ...