Doha 2015 Launches My Incredible Story - IPC Athletics World Championships

With just over 40 days to go until the start of the Doha 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships in Doha, Qatar, tickets have gone on sale for the biggest para-sport event ever to be hosted in the Middle East, which will take place at Qatar Sports Club from October 21st - October 31st. To mark this milestone, the Organising Committee has launched a series of five inspirational films telling the incredible stories behind some of the athletes who will be competing.
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Discussion: Recovery is a multidimensional and complex construct. In addition to pain intensity and disability, measurement and conceptualization of recovery should focus on emotional well-being, self-perception, and the cultural values and beliefs of the individual. A positive therapeutic relationship, with attention to psychological and social influences, appears to be important in facilitating recovery and well-being.
Source: The Clinical Journal of Pain - Category: Anesthesiology Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
We describe an infant with severe hypotonia in whom trisomy 12p was detected bychromosomal microarray performed on peripheral blood. The karyotype from blood was normal and combining this information with three copies of 12p in microarray suggests the possibility of tetrasomy12p in mosaic form. The infant did not have any skin patchy pigmentary changes and malformations and hence, the diagnosis of PKS was not clinically suspected. Cytogenetic microarray is the first test for evaluation of cases with developmental delay and intellectual disability, PKS diagnosis may come as a surprise in unsuspected caseswithout characteris...
Source: Journal of Genetics - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Tags: J Genet Source Type: research
This study is important since integration and independence must be a part of social life of the elderly irrespective of the place where they live.
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
This article aims to investigate risk factors associated with mortality in young (
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Resumo Prop ósito de vida (PV) é definido como o senso de que a vida tem sentido e intencionalidade, o qual desempenha papel orientador em relação às metas de vida e à tomada de decisões relativas ao uso dos recursos pessoais. Objetivos: reconhecer e analisar dados sobre PV e condições identificadas co m bom envelhecimento ou com adaptação positiva no envelhecimento. Método: foi realizada revisão integrativa de publicações de periódicos com avaliação por pares, indexadas nas bases de dados PubMed/Me...
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
Hello all! I am a current second-year medical student interested in pursuing the 6 year residency in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. I have a younger sister with Down's syndrome and have taught swimming to children with special needs and worked for many years at summer camps for children with special needs. Working with kids with complex neurodevelopmntal disabilities and their families is my passion. During my med school studies, I have found great interest in neurology as well. I am... Neurodevelopmental Disabilities(NDD) Info. and also what differentiates it from Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics?
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BOSTON (CBS) – When retail stores are able to resume business as part of Phase 2 of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan, Massachusetts Housing and Economic Development secretary Mike Kennealy said the customer experience “will be different.” During Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus Wednesday press briefing, he reiterated that the state plans to announce on Saturday what day Phase 2 will begin. Kennealy said every retail store must monitor the number of customers inside their building at a time. At malls, amenities such as seating in food courts and children’s play areas must remain clo...
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Publication date: September 2020Source: Research in Developmental Disabilities, Volume 104Author(s): Stanisława Byra, Katarzyna Ćwirynkało
Source: Research in Developmental Disabilities - Category: Disability Source Type: research
The scholarship will award five students living with sight loss, with eSight eyewear to help significantly enhance their vision making it easier to achieve their academic goals
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This study examined the understanding about deaf and HH communities and the effects of learning through a lecture and hearing loss simulation experiences on 151 students in Daiichi University of Pharmacy to improve their understanding deaf and HH communities and ability to communicate effectively with deaf and HH patients in providing medication education in April 2018. Before the learning, 125 students indicated a lack of confidence in their ability to communicate medication education due to a lack of understanding. However, 26 students responded that they could communicate with deaf and HH patients despite their misunder...
Source: Yakugaku Zasshi : Journal of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Tags: Yakugaku Zasshi Source Type: research
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