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Primary defection: Young adults choose convenience over commitment

Primary defection: Young adults choose convenience over commitment

Monday, December 17, 2018

The generation that has transformed the pursuit of convenience from an art to a science is exposing this soft spot for expediency in the way they choose a health care provider, a fondness that is shared by other generations, if in fewer numbers. But at what cost? Read More

Video: Children with Down syndrome make strides with PT faculty's grant

Video: Children with Down syndrome make strides with PT faculty's grant

Monday, December 17, 2018

Eight youngsters wearing colorful helmets excitedly navigated their bicycles through an obstacle course consisting of a rainbow-tinted tube "bridge," a wooden ramp and a large spare tire bordered by brightly hued pylons while their parents cheered from the sidelines. This wasn't a scene from a typical bike camp, though - It was part of a study being conducted by a physical therapy faculty member in the School of Health Related Professions that seeks to inject more physical activity into the lives of children with Down syndrome. Read More

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