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US passport fees to increase in April

  US passport fees to increase in April, to offset cost of ‘providing the consular service’ U.S. travelers who will need a new passport in 2018 can potentially save themselves a few dollars if they avoid waiting until the last minute to apply. According to the U.S. Department of State, passport “execution fees” will increase from $25 to $35 starting April 2, 2018. The fee change will bump the total …Read More

I’ve Started Therapy, for pain

  Therapy for Pain, seems like a contradiction, but pushing through the pain really ends up helping your pain issues.  WHO KNEW?  I certainly didn’t! When I first arrived at Therapy it all looks so intimidating, but once the therapist begins to work with you, you begin to see what all this equipment is all about.  I’m willing to do anything to stop the pain. When I returned from Russia, …Read More

The Current and Future State of Cruising with Special Needs

As cruise travel continues to rapidly grow, the need for the industry to cater to more markets expands with it. One market in particular that is well attended to is the special needs demographic, and specialists that TravelPulse reached out to agree that cruising is a fantastic choice for such clients. disabled travelers will be pleasantly surprised by how easy cruising can be for them. All major ships are ADA …Read More

Long Island Cafe Offers Job Opportunities for Disabled Adults

I found this wonderful article  the other day  By ARIELLE DOLLINGERMAY 15, 2016 Stacey Wohl, second from right, who helped found Cause Cafe, teaching Shannon Young, Susan Schultz and Joseph Modica how to ring up a sale. Credit Heather Walsh for The New York Times FORT SALONGA, N.Y. — Cody Stillwagon dreamed of cooking, but he was stuck washing dishes. Last month, however, Mr. Stillwagon, 19, of East Northport, N.Y., …Read More

Adaptive Clothing Line for Children With Disabilities

Read this article on Facebook, thought it was interesting, so I’m sharing it with my readers. Tommy Hilfiger designs adaptive clothing line for children with disabilities Tommy Hilfiger has released a range of adaptive clothing for children. Photo: Tommy.com   Tommy Hilfiger has released a line of clothing for disabled children. The designer has partnered with US disabled children nonprofit Runway of Dreams to develop adaptive versions of his established children’s line, …Read More

What is Breast Cancer?

Understanding Breast Cancer Cancer is a broad term for a class of diseases characterized by abnormal cells that grow and invade  healthy cells in the body.  Breast cancer starts in the cells of the breast as a group of cancer cells that can then invade surrounding tissues or spread (metastasize) to other areas of the body. https://youtu.be/ZaSNpNisjv4 What causes cancer to develop? Cancer begins in the cells which are the …Read More