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Disabled Sports USA's mentoring program pairs kids with adults to develop sports abilities and life skills

posted on February 9, 2009 - 5:24pm
Disabled Sports USA (DS/USA) will conduct its 2009 National Youth Sports Mentoring Program in 13 states during 2009. The program will match more than 200 youth with disabilities with mentors who will help them develop their sports abilities and skills they can use in everyday life.

Different suggestions for different muscle diseases

posted on April 1, 2009 - 11:46am
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 2
… a middle-aged, overweight person with myasthenia gravis who is able to walk?
posted on April 1, 2009 - 10:51am
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 2
Recommended Exercises in Muscle Disease Exercise purpose Examples Notes improve endurance and conditioning walking, running, swimming, cycling

Disabled Sports USA's mentoring program pairs kids with adults to develop sports abilities and life skills

posted on February 9, 2009 - 5:24pm
Disabled Sports USA (DS/USA) will conduct its 2009 National Youth Sports Mentoring Program in 13 states during 2009. The program will match more than 200 youth with disabilities with mentors who will help them develop their sports abilities and skills they can use in everyday life.
posted on November 1, 2008 - 4:14pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 6
Kristin Duquette of East Hartford, Conn., who has facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD), is determined to swim in the 2012 Paralympics in London.
posted on March 1, 2008 - 4:08pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 2
A very happy Dailey during the running phase of Georgia’s Peachtree City Triathlon last September
posted on January 1, 2008 - 3:04pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 1
Abbey Umali and her family have been familiar presences on the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon for the past two years. Now this winsome and charismatic 8-year-old from California steps further into the spotlight as MDA’s 2008 National Goodwill Ambassador. Anyone who watched Abbey during her live interviews on the Telethon isn’t apt to forget her, any more than they’re apt to forget angels of...

Making your pool accessible

posted on May 1, 2006 - 3:20pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 3
The Splash! Aquatic Lift from RMT Aquatics is a battery-powered lifting system that attaches to the deck. It’s designed for swimming facilities, but can also be used for residential pools.