Addressing HIV/AIDS among women and girls was a key focus area of many sessions at the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia. Presenters covered such important topics as HIV prevention interventions for women and girls, the prevention of mother-to-child transmission, and enhancing HIV care and treatment for women and girls. To learn...
I had a great vacation in NC with my family. Except for one day: July 12, the day of the Crusher in the Tushar. I love that race, and was bummed to be missing it this year. So I tracked it, as best as I could — watching for Twitter, Facebook, and Strava posts. Eventually I saw [...]
The second day of the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia was filled with scientific findings shared by researchers from around the world. We caught up again with Dr. Carl Dieffenbach, Director of the Division of AIDS at NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), and asked him to reflect...
As we continue our monthly offering of a place for you to help describe symptoms, we move into a bit of an odd one. While MS balance issues can, on occasion, be caused directly by the disease, our balance problems can often be due to a combination of other symptoms. While MS balance problems are [...]
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Hiker Gregg Hein of Clovis “entertained the idea” of possibly dying in the high Sierra of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks as he lay severely injured for six days. But he said the thought only crossed his mind a … Continue reading ?
Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. Remember the name Kacy Catanzaro. She has just become the first woman ever in history to advance to the finals of the show American Ninja Warrior. If you have ever watched the show, then you know what an incredible feat this is, especially for a tiny little 100-pound, 5-foot woman. Show More Summary
This is a guest post from Bethany McDaniel of Primal Pastures. Learn more about Bethany and Primal Pastures at the end of this article. Enter Bethany… I still remember the first time I killed a chicken. I had watched it happen hundreds of times (my family runs a small pastured livestock farm in So-Cal called […]
I’ve fallen for the cat next door. Until now I never understood Cat People. What is the point of cats? They’re so indifferent to you. They don’t seem to care if you’re alive or dead, as long as they’re being fed. But then the black and white fluffball above moved in to the little house Read More
One of the best edits on the PCT I’ve seen. In the summer of 2013 Casey Gannon and Colin Arisman thru-hiked the Pacific Crest Trail with cameras in hand. “Only The Essential” is the story of their 5 month, 2668 … Continue reading ?
Football fans riot in the streets of Buenos Aires by Zoomin_UK
What is Guru Purnima and its significance? In the western countries, we lovingly celebrate Mother’s Day and Father’s Day in appreciation of parents. Similarly for several thousands of years in India, people have been celebrating Guru Purnima – Master’s Day … The post 7 Reasons All Yogis Should Celebrate Guru Purnima appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.
Brace yourselves: Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are expecting, and all of Twitter is working with some serious emotions, too. This talented actress has always managed to make her health and fitness a priority, whether she's busy filming, spending time with her beau, or working on a number of charitable causes. Show More Summary
We’ve added the Fundy Footpath to our list of best hikes in North America. Fundy Footpath: Fundy National Park to Big Salmon River, N.B. : 41 kms Click PLAY or watch a charmingly quaint TV spot on the “new” trail … Continue reading...
A Note from Fatty: Hey, look what came in the mail yesterday afternoon: Yep, I am the now the proud owner of an Ibis Tranny 29 frame. Now I have to wait patiently — oh so patiently — for a week while my wheels, suspension fork, stem, cranks, brakes and other components make their way from [...]
Watch climber and base jumper Steph Davis in this Prana sponsored video on her life and “relationship” with a monolith in Utah. In the short film, called “Crazy Beautiful Thing,” Davis sends a thin crack trad route, hikes with her pup, and … Continue reading ?
Watch the story of one woman's journey overcoming addiction and how hiking helped her beat the addiction. She is a member of the 52 Peak Club
Yesterday’s AIDS.gov blog spoke to the important role of partnerships with an example of two private sector organizations collaborating nation-wide to offer HIV testing. Today, we provide examples of collaboration from the CDC’s Act Against AIDS campaign. The Act Against AIDS partner Lifebeat is hosting a Know Your Status Stage (KYSS) concert on National HIV Testing Day...
Huaraz is our #2 hiking town in the world. Yet many experienced hikers have never heard of the mountain city. It’s not easy to reach. :-( We’ve just updated and moved our information pages on the top 3 treks out … Continue reading ?
I wrote this blog post as PrimalCon Mohonk was coming to an end a couple weeks back, but am just now getting around to publishing it. As you’ll see, it was an incredible event. I hope you’ll join me and other paleo experts and enthusiasts at PrimalCon Oxnard this coming September. But more on that […]