Helping those to Help Themselves
February 25, 2016
Help is on the way…for our precious youth…for our pets…and for our important first responders.
Addiction treatment for first responders may – at first – seem counter-intuitive…Logic dictates these brave souls, rock-like in their resolve – with nerves of steel and mental toughness second to none will not Logic dictates taht first responders would be the last to seek substance abuse treatment — rock-like with nerves of steel and mental tougness second to none? Yes, first responders are brave and tough…but they’re also human…and substance abuse can happen to anyone, even these courageous men and women. Find out how Transformations Drug & Alcohol Treatment Centers is helping. And speaking of challenges, many of today’s tech savvy girls incrorrectly believe high tech career opportunities will remain few and far between. That’s changing, thanks in-part to philantropic foundations like MicroSoft’s YouthSpark’s global initiative. Switching topics, did you know that one-third of all pets will go missing at some point in their lifetime? Fortunately, Mercks’ microchip is re-uniting pets and pet parents..
The Balancing Act Goes Behind the Scenes with the creative team of “Love Never Dies.” It’s the sequel to Andrew Lloyd Webber’s masterpiece, “The Phantom of The Opera.” Set 10 years later, the Phantom has escaped from Paris to New York’s Coney Island. He has finally found a place for his music to soar, all […]
Every 4 minutes someone dies of a stroke. Anyone can have a stroke. Everyone should be ready. But did you know 80% of strokes are preventable? The letters in “FAST” can be used to spot stroke signs and also let you know when it’s time to call 9-1-1. “F”-Face Drooping: does one side of your […]
Primary Periodic Paralysis (PPP) is a rare condition that causes attacks that affect your muscles, resulting in extreme muscle weakness or temporary paralysis, most often with an inability to stand independently, or even sit up. Primary periodic paralysis is not just one condition, but a group of inherited neuromuscular disorders. Although this condition is very […]