at 1950 Glenn Mitchell Dr, Suite 200, Virginia Beach, 23456 United States
The Sentara ALS Clinic is a dedicated group of medical professionals led by Dr. Andrew Galbreath who run a very specialized program and pride themselves on giving excellent personalized care to the patients and families who attend.
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Have you been looking for the local ALS support group? Look no further: The local support group meetings are held the 1st Tuesday of the month at 1045 Shillelagh Road, Chesapeake, VA 23323. The meetings run from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm. Please contact Jeri Prosser, Care Service Coordinator at 757-620-3660.
Health Tip of the Day from the American Institute of Preventive Medicine: Banged Finger And Stubbed Toe Treatment As soon as the injury occurs, place your finger or toe in cold water. This will help to eliminate the pain almost immediately.
Inspirational Quote of the Day: 'What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.' - Helen Keller
Health Tip of the Day for the American Institute of Preventive Medicine: "A new form of exercise called "water walking" is capturing people's attention. The water's resistance makes movements more difficult and thus can effectively build strength and flexibility. The deeper the water you walk in, the more calories you will burn"
Inspirational Quote of the Day: 'Life has no smooth road for any of us; and in the bracing atmosphere of a high aim the very roughness stimulates the climber to steadier steps, till the legend, over steep ways to the stars, fulfills itself. ' W. C. Doane
Health Tip of the Day from the American Institute of Preventive Medicine: 'Eating raw fruits and vegetables is healthy partly because of their high fiber content. Research now shows that the cooked versions of these same foodsmaintain just about the same amount of fiber.'
Inspirational Quote of the Day: 'You pile up enough tomorrows and you'll be left with nothing but a bunch of empty yesterdays. I don't know about you, but I'd like to make today worth remembering.'
Health tip of the day from the American Institute of Preventive Medicine: 'Although salt has been thought to be a cause of hypertension, this may only be the case for a small percentage of people who are considered salt sensitive. In fact, a study conducted at the Oregon Health Sciences University found that people who cut back on dairy products to reduce sodium actually raised their blood pressure. This may have been due to a reduction in calcium intake, a nutrient needed to maintain normal blood pressure.'
On this day in history... Bayer patented aspirin! Artist Michaelangelo was born (neat!) Artist Georgia O'Keefe died (boo) and Magellan discovered Guam (way to go!) How many of those did you know?
Health tip of the day from the American Institute of Preventive Medicine: 'A common technique in dieting is to keep a food diary and count the number of calories consumed each day. This method is usually ineffective as a study conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture found that people underestimated their calorie consumption by 81%.'
Health tip of the day: From the American Institute for Preventive Medicine- "Colds are caused by viruses and there are more than 150 kinds. Since the cold virus is transmitted through mucous, wash your hands often and use disposable tissues instead of handkerchiefs." Stay healthy folks!