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Savor the Flavor of Eating Right

Dietitians get excited during March! Not only does it signal the beginning of spring, but March also is National Nutrition Month®. This year’s National Nutrition Month® theme is “Savor the Flavor of Eating Right.” The goal is to remind us...
Inclusion via nonverbal communication

Inclusion via Nonverbal Communication: Good for All of Us!

“There is a road from the eye to heart that does not go through the intellect.”   – G. K. Chesterton Are you as intrigued as I am that newborn humans know instinctively to look another human in the eye? This...

Son’s Smile Brings Joy

Jackson is all smiles. A 7-year-old who loves bowling and swimming, Jackson has a twin brother named Matthew and an older brother named Jacob. He loves going to school. In March, he will celebrate his 8th birthday with a trip...
Brandon Scott

Former Client Achieves Independence

Brandon’s story is a classic “happily ever after” tale. Born in 1987 missing most of all four limbs, the prospects for his future looked bleak. But his parents got involved in support groups for families of children with special needs,...

UIndy Student Seeks to Break Stereotypes

Leaving home for college is a big transition in any young person’s life. But for Megan, 18, the move from her home in Martinsville to the University of Indianapolis last fall was a little trickier than for most. Megan has...
105-year-old Bernice

Independent at 105

At 105 years old, Bernice’s eyes, hands and mind are still as sharp as the needles she uses to sew quilts and crocheted items. And although she uses a walker to move about her tidy home, she still has the...

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