HISD Health and Medical Services provides support to HISD families and employees while navigating through the mire of health insurance benefits.
How America's Poor Sell Their Blood Plasma to Get By
"Donating" twice a week isn't an act of charity—it's a job.
How Foster Care Wrecked My Life
I said it. It wrecked my life. I could never say it before because foster parenting isn’t supposed to be anything but wonderful and any time you mention your family dynamics (that your paren…
High school track star runs to raise awareness for missing and murdered indigenous women
This high school runner is winning state titles while supporting an overlooked cause.
How Farm-to-School Summer Programs Feed Low-Income Families
Kids’ needs for nutritious meals don’t take a summer vacation. But for parents in need, help is available.
La Crosse YMCA :: Joe Zwickey & Kailyn Danhouser
Joe Zwickey is a motivated man with a dry sense of humor. Like so many of us, he’s a busy individual who works multiple jobs, hangs out with friends, works on hobbies, and he used to manage high school football and basketball teams for four years. With everything on his plate, Joe still squeezes in his workouts at the YMCA three times a week Encouraged by his friends, Joe began coming to the YMCA a couple years ago. Now, he incorporates a mix of strength and cardio routines throughout his week, including squats, planks, and throw downs. Joe started working with personal trainer, Kailyn Danhouser, about four months ago. The pair meets once a week, and they have already seen improvement physically, structurally, as well as in Joe’s attitude. When asked if working…
Perinton Memorial VFW Post 8495 Donates $10,000 To Benefit Female Veterans
The Perinton Memorial VFW Post 8495 is helping provide a home for female veterans and their families. The post presented a $10,000 check to the Veterans Outreach Center.
Have you seen anyone with a semicolon tattoo? Here's what it's about.
Deaf people reveal the most annoying questions they get asked
'Do you have sex?' 'Can you read and write?' You wouldn't believe the inane questions hearing impaired people put up with
Can What You Eat Affect Your Mental Health?
What's for dinner? The question is popping up in an unexpected place --– the psychiatrist's office.
How to Secure Research Funding
May 15, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM iCal Share via: Online During this lecture, Dr. Roger Hajjar, MD, FACC will discuss funding opportunities for trainees in the cardiovascular field. Specific focus will be placed on matching funding mechanisms with the experience and productivity of the applicant. We will also focus on navigating the application process of program selection to creating a checklist and a timeline to complete an application.