Golf & Meetings: Coordination Is The Key To Both Games

Planning a golf group program is a bit like playing golf itself. Countless components must be considered and then put together to create a unified end product that should be as well-coordinated and as effortless looking as a great golf swing. For starters, who will attend? How much money can be spent? What are the…

Creating A Healthy Camp Community

Camp counselors are wonderful organizers, great playmates, and creative thinkers, but usually, the domain of taking responsibility for their camper’s wellness is one in which they have limited experience. Yet, the expectation is that counselors are responsible for their campers’ well-being. Fortunately, the health care staff can offer much-needed support for counselors. Through preamp and…

Looking For A Greater Voice: Nurses Are Changing Professions

Sylvia Ptashnik, 32, is a thoughtful-looking woman who often wears an “I love life” button on her nurse’s uniform as she carries out her duties at Winnipeg’s Seven Oaks General Hospital. As a unit nurse on a ward devoted mainly to cardiac patients, Ptashnik is responsible for almost everything that happens to the ward’s 10…

How To Make A Hiking Stick Properly

If you truly and truly want to have fun hiking in hills or mountains, you need a hiking stick. Some other names for this handy “stick” are a walking stick, climbing the pole, trekking pole, hiking pole, and a unique one thought up by the author, bear repellent. Hiking sticks are commonly used by those…

If The Shoe Doesn’t Fit

Customers have a variety of problems ranging from those caused by diabetes or arthritis to flat feet, heel pain, bunions or hammer toes. They need the right shoes for themselves, such as the best shoes for flat feet or heel pain and many foot problems. This article will tell you about Comfort Shoe Specialists. This…

Normal Variants In Orthopedics

The essentials – Most minor orthopedic problems in children are self-correcting. – Bowing of the legs is normal in toddlers. – Flat feet are not normally a cause of foot pain. – Pes cavus is not a disease but a physical sign and suggests pathology. – Toe walking is a normal part of many children’s…

A Short Guide To The Care Of Flat Feet

Pes planus refers to a flat foot deformity where the normal medial longitudinal arch is low or absent. It is also sometimes described as fallen arches. The structure and function of the medial longitudinal arch are influenced by several support systems including the tibialis posterior tendon (which runs behind the medial malleolus), the bones (via…

Find Out In This “Gloves-off” Look At Scopes From A To Z

I am always surprised at how often I am confronted with the question of whether or not to have a scope sight on a hunting rifle. I’m surprised because going hunting with an iron-sighted rifle is a lot like driving a big V-8 engine with two spark plug wires unhooked. Using a rifle without a…

The Deer Herd

Wildlife managers are increasing the size of the deer herd to provide more recreational opportunities for hunters and justifying this by maintaining that the deer will starve unless they are harvested. Scientists should question this misguided view. Deer hunting, deer managing, controlling and maintaining what wildlife managers refer to as the deer herd is not…

Glen Shoe Back In Branded Business With Switch

Remember the jazz oxford? So do the Muskat brothers of Glen Shoe, who popularized the look back in 1977. According to Steve Muskat, vice president in charge of product and sales, the firm is committed to re-establishing itself in the in-stock branded business after a five-year hiatus. “There’s an opening today for what Glen has…