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  • Thanksgiving Atlanta 2014
    Thanksgiving 2014 in Atlanta
    Amazingly, you've made it through the entire day with the family. Thanksgiving evening, in Atlanta, is a wonderful time to gather some friends and have a few drinks. A few of you, don't have to work the next day. Perhaps, a few drinks is a...
  • How does a ketogenic diet work?
    Ketogenic or modified Atkins diet could reduce seizures
    Diets helps those with refractory epilepsyPeople with epilepsy have seizures. During a seizure, the nerve cells in the brain don't communicate normally. The usual electrical activity in the brain becomes altered. These seizures may last a few...
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    Things for adults to do in Orlando, Florida
    Orlando is filled with theme parks and activities catering to families, but some do not realize that there is plenty to do in the area for adults and parents leaving the kids behind. Adults can head to the downtown area and enjoy shopping, night...
  • Paige Six
    Paige Six: Lifelong gamer-turned-writer hopes for evolution of games journalism
    The statistics stand so tall now that even the mainstream media sees them. Adults make up the majority of video gamers in the modern day, leaving the notion of video gaming as a children's past time in the distant past.Many of these gaming...
  • Taking Control of Childhood Obesity
    Taking Control of Childhood Obesity
    The good news in weight control concerning preschoolers is twofold; number one: our smallest children are becoming healthier, setting themselves up for a long and healthy life and number two: the adults are paying attention to what their child...
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    Link found between added sugar and death from heart disease
    Most US adults consume more added sugar than is recommended The American Heart Association(AHA) recommendslimiting the amount of added sugars you consume to no more than half of your daily discretionary calories allowance. For most American women...
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    Americans Prefer Hands-On Training in Educational Settings
    The majority of Americans believe hands-on training is the hands-down winner when it comes to learning something new in an educational environment.According to data released today in the 2014 Learning in America Survey conducted by Harris...
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    Diet soda just may have you consuming more calories
    If you turn to diet drinks to lose weight you may want to reconsider your optionsResearchers from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Columbia Mailman School of Public Health examined national patterns in adult diet beverage...
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    Most people don’t drink enough water
    The majority of people (over 40%), especially older Americans, are not drinking enough water daily, according to a report by ABC News. A study of 15,000 people found that among adults aged 20 to 50, 43% of men and 41% of women failed to meet the...
  • Autism, the "national health emergency"
    Autism, the "national health emergency"
    The implementation of an early intervention plan for services immediately warrants the dispersal of services to case managers, occupational, physical, speech and play therapy services. Additional treatments can include feeding, sensory integration...
  • Behavioral challenges with Prader-Willi
    Behavioral challenges with Prader-Willi
    Prader-Willi is a rare syndrome, affecting both males and females equally. It is caused by a deletion or mutation on chromosome 15, inherited from the father during the conception stage. The disorder manifests itself in two phases and with...
  • Ancient paths
    An act of contrition
    Week 1- In awe of God Psalm 8The messages at Friendship Fellowship at Mosaic in Colorado Springs have been on Psalms for this season. In September the group began with Psalm 8, which proclaims God's majesty and details His creation and that...
  • Top 10 halloween costumes for 2012
    Top 10 halloween costumes for 2012
    Halloween is ten days, but with the way that time is flying, that is right around the corner. Fortunately, I stumbled upon my costume in a thrift store at the beginning of the month...I am going to be Barbie this year! every year I am something...
  • Get spooked during Truckee's Historical Haunted Tour
    Get spooked during Truckee's Historical Haunted Tour
    It’s baaaack! For the fourth year in a row, Truckee’s adults-only Historical Haunted Tour offers an wonderful blend of historical accounts and entertaining performances to connect visitors and residents with downtown Truckee by the...
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    Proud Moments
    Dustin is a teen with autism. On a recent visit to the Thompson Center, his mother was completing the Return Patient Form. Among the many questions about her son’s medications and health-related concerns she found one that you don’t...