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If You Have These Symptoms, You Could Have Too Much Stress

Posted by Bryan Potok on

There's no doubt that life would be much simpler if we could altogether avoid stress. However, we cannot escape it. While a bit of stress is good for helping us take action, experiencing high levels of perceived chronic stress is different. It can lead to a whole host of health issues. 

You might be experiencing high stress levels if you have these signs and symptoms.

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You Might Find True Happiness in a Meaningless Life

Posted by Bryan Potok on

If you've been feeling low and blue these past few months, you're not alone. It could be due to many things, from pandemic fatigue to seasonal depression. But if the standard lens through which you see the world makes you feel even bluer, why not consider a fresh approach, like nihilism?

Find true happiness in a meaningless life.

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Moto Knee 2: The Prosthetic Knee for Extreme Sports

Posted by Bryan Potok on

With today’s advanced technologies, nothing—not even an amputated leg—can stop extreme sports athletes and enthusiasts from doing what they love. With BioDapt’s Moto Knee 2, above-knee amputees can go back to doing extreme sports as soon as they can.

BioDapt's Moto Knee 2 is the best prosthetic knee for extreme sports athletes and enthusiasts.

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Amputee Model Aims To Show the Beauty of Prosthetic Limbs

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There is beauty in prosthetic limbs. It just needs more exposure, especially in the fashion industry. This is exactly what 18-year-old Iona Hay aims to do when she signed with specialist talent agency Zebedee Management.

Amputee model Iona Hay aims to show people the beauty in prosthetic limbs

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GAO to Evaluate Barriers for Assistive Technologies

Posted by Bryan Potok on

Back in 2020, we wrote about the introduction of the Access to Assistive Technology and Devices for Americans Study Act, a.k.a. the Triple A Study Act by Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill) and Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn). It’s been almost two years, and some of you may be wondering what has happened since then.

The Government Accountability Office will evaluate the barriers for assistive technology.

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