Hello my name is Laura LaValley Morris from Massachusetts. I ran the 2013 Boston Marathon. And this is my story. My motivation to run the Boston Marathon stemmed from my daughter Momo’s journey with childhood cancer that began when she was two and a half years old. Running a marathon is the most symbolic way for me to represent her battle and courage.
When we hear the word poverty, most of us relate it to a lack of money or things. We think we can solve the poverty in the world simply by giving more money away or providing more things. The truth is that most of our success comes from the support systems and relationships we have. Poverty is not a lack of items, but a lack of powerful relationships that can help support, sustain, and empower us to hope, health, and happiness. This is why even the wealthiest people can be poor in spirit.
The World Health Organization estimates that by 2020 the most widespread disease in the western world will be depression. It is a harsh reality of the age we live in, a result of both our very own societal advances, our prosperity and our comforts and overall shift in our outlook and philosophy of life.
I am NOT techy at all so today is a HUGE step for me! I am BLOGGING and CREATED a page that will be all inclusive. I look back at the begining of my own health journey 3 years ago when I was very overweight and unhealthy and my daughter Momo was diagnosed with Cancer and I have to say I have come a long way. My mission is to motivate others to change their health and live their ideal lives. Looking back to my unhealthy past I had no freakin clue what a healthy lifestyle was, I thought a salad once a week was a doing great!
Cosmetic dentistry is the secret behind beautiful smiles. Unlike traditional dentistry, which involves oral hygiene and treatment of oral diseases; cosmetic dentistry deals with improving the entire appearance. Problems with discoloration, missing tooth, chipped or crooked teeth and all such issues that hamper the outward appearance are taken care of by cosmetic dentists like Dr. Jonathan Yahav.
Skin is the most sensitive part of the body and it demands good care. But most often, people fail giving due care to their skin. This is why many a times people tend to get affected by skin problems. Sometimes these skin problems become so severe that it becomes just impossible to cure them. Thus, to avoid such circumstances it is better to take care of your skin.
Plastic surgery helps transforming your appearance by giving you an attractive look. It not only helps you to get a perfect appearance, but also increases your confidence, as you feel more acceptable socially. Over the years, certain myths have surfaced, which make people worry about undergoing plastic surgery procedures. Believing these myths to be true will lead you to take wrong decisions, says Dr.
Whenever a dentist asks his patients about the reason for poor maintenance of his oral health, he most often answers that it has happened due to aging. It is true that health condition of teeth deteriorates due to aging, but many people do not admit that they have become addicted to nicotine, a substance causing oral problem that may even lead to tooth loss. Dr.
A neurologist is a specialized physician who is expert in treating brain and nervous disorders. They are quite different than the psychiatrists, although they deal with the same organ i.e. brain. However, both of them are responsible for treating neurological problems or the problems related to abnormalities in the structure or function of brain and nervous system. The treatment of a neurologist includes brain, spinal cord, nervous systems, neurological tissues, and muscles.
We have heard that people often suffer from orthopedic injuries and rush to orthopedic specialists for treatments. Let us see, what kind of injuries can actually be classified under orthopedic injuries. To begin with, they are injuries that specifically deal with the musculoskeletal system of your body. It may be caused due to athletic events, routine activities, any extra stress or strain on muscles and bones and so on. Sports medicine specifically deals with athletic injuries.