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Disability & Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Forum

Disability & Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Forum

June 19, 2016 8:30-5:00

People with disabilities and people with in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) communities have been marginalized. What happens when these two worlds overlap? This full-day forum will focus on the shared experiences, needs and resources for people in the LGBT communities and those with disabilities. Through presentations, resources panels, guided discussion and an open dialogue, we hope to show the commonalities of the historical struggles and current civil rights issues for the communities. By sharing our struggles for justice, inclusion, and empowerment, we increase our awareness and ability to be allies. Please join us for great discussions, resources, lunch and CEUs (if needed). Read more »

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LOWER YOUR CHOLESTEROL

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Making a few simple changes to your diet could help lower your cholesterol naturally. Below are the Top 5 foods as recommended by the Mayo Clinic: Read more »

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LOWER YOUR CHOLESTEROL

grilled salmon

Making a few simple changes to your diet could help lower your cholesterol naturally. Below are the Top 5 foods as recommended by the Mayo Clinic: Read more »

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REAL ESTATE TREND: TINY HOUSES

When it comes to houses, bigger isn’t alwayTiny House 2s better. Tiny houses are the newest trend in the housing market, especially for those boomers looking to downsize. Averaging from 100 to 400 square feet, they offer many of the same amenities of a larger home – a sleeping area (usually a loft), kitchen, bathroom, and storage but in a significantly reduced space. Benefits of a tiny house include little to no mortgage, lower bills, and reduced maintenance. Read more »

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REAL ESTATE TREND: TINY HOUSES

When it comes to houses, bigger isn’t alwayTiny House 2s better. Tiny houses are the newest trend in the housing market, especially for those boomers looking to downsize. Averaging from 100 to 400 square feet, they offer many of the same amenities of a larger home – a sleeping area (usually a loft), kitchen, bathroom, and storage but in a significantly reduced space. Benefits of a tiny house include little to no mortgage, lower bills, and reduced maintenance. Read more »

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Baby Boomers Trading In & Trading Up Their Vehicles

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A recent study has found that Baby Boomers have now become the most likely age group to purchase a new vehicle, many of whom choose to finally buy their “dream car.” Luxury automakers Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar and Porsche are among the most popular choices, with over 50% of sales attributed to Boomers. Read more »

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Baby Boomers Trading In & Trading Up Their Vehicles

BabyBoomerCar

A recent study has found that Baby Boomers have now become the most likely age group to purchase a new vehicle, many of whom choose to finally buy their “dream car.” Luxury automakers Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar and Porsche are among the most popular choices, with over 50% of sales attributed to Boomers. Read more »

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Asthma Treatment Breakthrough

A team of scientists from CarAsthmadiff University in Great Britain believe they have identified the root cause of asthma. Experiments on mice and human airway tissue found that calcium sensing receptor cells – which detect changes in the environment – go into overdrive in asthmatics, triggering airway twitching, inflammation, and narrowing. Remarkably, drugs already exist which can deactivate these cells. They are known as calcilytics have been used to treat people with osteoporosis. Read more »

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Asthma Treatment Breakthrough

A team of scientists from CarAsthmadiff University in Great Britain believe they have identified the root cause of asthma. Experiments on mice and human airway tissue found that calcium sensing receptor cells – which detect changes in the environment – go into overdrive in asthmatics, triggering airway twitching, inflammation, and narrowing. Remarkably, drugs already exist which can deactivate these cells. They are known as calcilytics have been used to treat people with osteoporosis. Read more »

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Asthma Treatment Breakthrough

A team of scientists from CarAsthmadiff University in Great Britain believe they have identified the root cause of asthma. Experiments on mice and human airway tissue found that calcium sensing receptor cells – which detect changes in the environment – go into overdrive in asthmatics, triggering airway twitching, inflammation, and narrowing. Remarkably, drugs already exist which can deactivate these cells. They are known as calcilytics have been used to treat people with osteoporosis. Read more »

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