Darren Danielson of WDIO and I were blessed to be involved as co-chairs in the 9th Annual UDAC fundraiser "walk a mile in our shoes" event last Saturday. It was a glorious morning for an event that is so well received in the community. It was held at Malosky Stadium on the UMD Campus and several of the Bulldog's athletic teams and the UMD Marching Band were on hand to lend their suppor
Ken and I were involved in the annual UDAC fundraiser "walk a mile in our shoes" event years ago. That was when we would go to STEPS and walk on treadmills. The event is so well received in the community that something needed to be done to accommodate, so it was moved to Malosky Stadium on the UMD Campus and the Bulldogs athletic department has become a big part of the the 9th annual wa
When I first met Carole Berg, almost 10 years ago, she asked me if I knew what Scleroderma was, when I answered no, her reaction made me learn more. She talked about herself, she talked about what it does to a person, and she lost her fight with it.
You are invited this Sunday September 28th to Public School Stadium for the Autism Walk Northland. Pre-registration from 8:30-10:00 with the walk beginning at 10 am. There is a 2.5 k and a 5 k. From 8:30 to 11:15 there is a kids carnival, and a Silent Auction from 8:30-11:00 am. A snack, water, and music will be provided.
You are invited to Step Out to Cure Diabetes. Held again this year at the Miller Hill Mall on April 6th. This years ambassadors are sisters, Emma and Anna Arntsen they both haveType1 diabetes. Here is their story:
If you hate slow walkers, you'll hate Rayman. I walk alot like Keith Richards after a good drunk. Plus I "saunter" a lot. (I love that word..saunter). Yeah, a little stroll, a little shuffle, throw in a saunter and I'm golden.
Ever want to elbow slow walkers as you pass them on your way to work...
Imagine losing the ability to walk. Imagine losing said ability for over 20 years.
Now, imagine the kind of elation you'd feel if an invention came along that made it possible for you to walk again.
That's exactly how the man in this video felt after using the ReWalk ExoSkeleton robot. Designed by Argo Medical Technologies Ltd., the robot is a lightweight brace device that attaches to your legs an
Is your old dog in need of some new tricks?
If so, you'll want to check out the amazingly adorable Harley, who has discovered an incredible way to, you know, do his business.
In the video after the jump, Harley is filmed going "tee-tee" outside in the grass -- a huge accomplishment for any dog owner. The trick is, he proceeds to walk on his front paws as he does it.