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    Oct. 8 #WellnessWed Twitter Chat Regarding Children with Medical Complexity

    Tuesday, October 7, 2014

    WHAT:    A #WellnessWed Twitter chat will address the needs of children with medical complexity. The hour-long chat will cover:   •    What it means to have a child with medical complexity •    The challenges families and our health care system face in addressing the needs of children with medical complexity •    Solutions to improve care […]

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    Special Needs Educator Emphasizes the Importance of Cooking as a Key Life Skill

    Monday, September 29, 2014

    m4s0n501 NEW COOKBOOK OFFERS DELICIOUS, EVERYDAY RECIPES FOR THE DEVELOPMENTALLY-CHALLENGED COMMUNITY OR ANY YOUNG PERSON LEARNING TO COOK      In her 11 years of experience working with special education students, Beverly Worth Palomba has found that developmentally-challenged individuals require certain teaching strategies. After developing a culinary arts class for her special needs students, she […]

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    Solving the Healthy Lunch Dilemma w/ @emeals

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Don’t be tricked by labels that promise health benefits, or fun, colorful packaging that your son or daughter will love. Fruit roll-ups seem like the childhood dream food, but they have three types of sugar listed in the first five ingredients and some brands also have trans fats and artificial colors, which may lead to […]

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Oct
17

Why you should secure your phone

So you don’t think you need a security code on your phone? I’m an IT guy by profession, so computer and device security has always been important to me. I have passwords on everything I use, lock codes, swipe patterns, if it’s an option I use it. Normally I don’t give it a second thought, however […]

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Oct
8

SureMote Smart Universal Remote App UnveilsFirst – One-Button Remote for Multiple Appliances

m4s0n501 Tekoia, a provider of smart universal remote solutions for digital media, smart appliances and the Internet of Things (IoT), launched today the new version of SureMote – Smart Universal Remote app. The new version of SureMote enables users to control a group of smart appliances with a single button.  Now, anyone with an Android […]

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Oct
7

Oct. 8 #WellnessWed Twitter Chat Regarding Children with Medical Complexity

WHAT:    A #WellnessWed Twitter chat will address the needs of children with medical complexity. The hour-long chat will cover:   •    What it means to have a child with medical complexity •    The challenges families and our health care system face in addressing the needs of children with medical complexity •    Solutions to improve care […]

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Oct
5

The right and wrong things to say to a grieving parent

No one ever warned me that the unexpected could hold the most devastating loss of all. It descended on me just when I thought I had the perfect life. One day, my vibrant, beautiful, healthy 16-year old son woke up with fever. The doctor said he had the flu. I found my son dead the […]

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Oct
5

When it comes to sleep, keep your baby safe

Each year, more than 2,500 infants in the United States die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the unexplained, sudden death of an infant under one year old. Researchers are finding that the majority of infant deaths are sleep-related, with nearly 74 percent of deaths in babies younger than four months occurring in bed-sharing situations. […]

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Oct
4

Are You Ready for Windows 10?

On the last episode of the #LNPshow – Amsterdam – we briefly discussed the next version of the Microsoft Windows Operating System.  There wasn’t any doubt that the next version of Windows was going to look at least a little like a combination of Windows 7 & some of the great features of Windows 8. […]