Archive for June 2012


Children’s Art Project

June 25th, 2012 — 6:42am

Houston-based M.D. Anderson Hospital’s Children’s Art Project is equally successful at helping busy holiday shoppers while it generates funds to enhance the lives of its young cancer patients. The project provides easy access to a colorful and lively selection of child-designed holiday cards and gift items that grow more numerous and whimsical every year. Continue reading »

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Warm-Up and Stretching Exercises for Ice Hockey. Part 2

June 19th, 2012 — 12:03pm

Hip Flexor Stretch:
Put one leg forward with the knee bent.

  • Extend the other leg backward, putting the knee on the ice.
  • Lean slightly forward in an effort to feel the stretch in the hip area.
  • Hold for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat with the other leg. Continue reading »

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Warm-Up and Stretching Exercises for Ice Hockey. Part 1

June 19th, 2012 — 11:57am

Warm-Up
A proper warm-up is very important for ice hockey players of all ages. Warm-up exercises should combine skating and stretching before every practice or game. Continue reading »

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Shower or Bath?

June 15th, 2012 — 7:40am

Your daughter may take either a shower or bath. Taking a shower is developmentally appropriate for her age, because she will be able to learn to shampoo her hair in the shower. Continue reading »

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History of IBD

June 7th, 2012 — 8:07am

The first recorded case of what was apparently Crohn’s disease came from an autopsy done in 1612. A few other isolated descriptions show up in the next 200 years but by the 1890s, many cases of IBD were being seen and described in a number of Western countries, including the United States. Continue reading »

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