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Health & Fitness : In Defense of Running By Putting One Foot In Front of the Other

Run your own race. I remember the first race I ever ran. I was twelve years and old and it was a middle school cross-country meet. I remember when the fake gun went off and everybody around me started sprinting cold. Holy smokes, I thought. There was no way I could match that pace. My […]

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Miami Heat’s Ray Allen Designs Shirt for Black History Month

Ray Allen’s interests have always run deeper than just basketball. The Miami guard has spent time with ill children on holidays. Their health situations are close to his heart. Allen sympathizes with these children and their parents because he has a son himself that battles Type 1 diabetes. He has even arranged private after-hours tours for his teammates and members of the Miami Heat staff. […]

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Chicago Bulls deal with the pain of the Luol Deng trade

‘…’The trade definitely hurt,”-Joakim Noah-”…We’ve got to move on, but I feel confident in this team. We’re working really hard.” -Noah Continue-”, A lot of people say this is a business, and all that, but this game is more than a business to me. I put everything I’ve got into this. Lu was the same way, […]

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Politics : What A Stolen Wheelchair Van Means

The above van is a Dodge Grand Caravan. This van is different though. It is specially modified and has a ramp so a person in a wheelchair can get in it. This is my van. And it has been stolen. For most people, a stolen vehicle is a moderate inconvenience. You can get a replacement […]

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Politics : So You Want A Disability?

If you have a disability, you have probably heard people say that it would be cool to have a disability because then they’d be able to ride around in a wheelchair, park in the front of the parking lot, etc. If you’re like me, this annoys you. I have heard this line a lot. If […]

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Health & Fitness : Surrender the Sweets? FDA After Trans Fats Again

Chances are you have heard by now that the FDA just announced their intention to further reduce trans fats in processed foods by removing them from the list of Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) additives. The agency opened a comment period to gauge the time frame manufacturers would need in order to reformulate products to […]

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Marijuana Decriminalized In RI : Four Months Later

Marijuana legalization has been a hot topic of debate throughout America in recent years, and it’s really been heating up as of late.  The recent statement by NYC comptroller John Liu that he’d like it legalized and taxed adds a whole new level of credibility (and excitement) to the cause. In fact, on top of any […]