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The “Gentle Art” of Jiu Jitsu

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Historians of jui jitsu say that the origins of the “gentle art” can be traced back to India and was practiced by Buddhist monks. The monks created techniques based upon principles of balance, leverage and manipulating the body for self-defense to avoid the use of weapons. With the expansion of Buddhism, jiu jitsu spread from […]

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Parking Permits for the Disabled

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Disabled parking (DP) permits/placards help people with disabilities have easy access to places such as supermarkets, restaurants, shopping malls, medical facilities, and more. The disabled accessible spaces are required to connect to the shortest possible route to the building they serve. Disability is classified as having difficulty in bodily coordination or unable to see clearly. […]

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Lipoma Examination

Managing Lipoma Tumors

Monday, July 10th, 2017

A lipoma is a benign tumor made up of fat tissue just beneath the skin. Lipomas are usually painless and are often on the upper back, shoulders, arms, buttocks, and upper thighs. They most often appear between the ages of 40 and 60 years. More than one lipoma is possible. About one in 100 people […]

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Pickleball

In a Pickle with Injuries?

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

According to the Sports & Fitness Industry Association’s 2015 Participant Report, 2.46 million Americans play pickleball. Pickleball is a paddle sport combining elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. The paddle is smaller than a tennis racquet, but larger than a ping-pong paddle. The plastic ball is similar to a whiffle ball and the game is played on a badminton-sized court with a slightly modified tennis net. People of all ages and skill levels play pickleball, indoors or outdoors.

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