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Health & Happiness: Jaw pain relief is possible!

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Jaw pain relief is possible!

By Dr. Kathy Cantwell & Dr. Paula Rivera Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ/TMD), is inflammation of the temporomandibular joint. TMJ often leads to ear pain, tinnitus, headaches, neck, and shoulder pain. Sufferers experience difficulty chewing, yawning, and even talking. It can be caused by several factors including teeth grinding, trauma, stress, posture and degenerative joint disease. […]

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Health & Happiness: Screw No Pain No Gain!

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Screw No Pain No Gain!

By Jess DuMond, LMT When you hear the words Massage Therapy, what comes to mind? You might think of relaxing at the spa, or having hands and elbows rubbing knots out of sore muscles to increase circulation, or “Helga” digging into your back telling you, “no pain, no gain”. One common misconception about Massage Therapy […]

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Pets are People Too: Unusual Animals Are Reunited at Bonnie Hays

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Pets are People Too: Unusual Animals Are Reunited at Bonnie Hays

By Jennifer Keene The Bonnie Hays Animal Shelter is Washington County’s lost and found for pets. Most of the time, that means dogs and cats with the occasional bunny or guinea pig. As more and more people in our community license their dogs, microchip their pets, keep their cats safe at home, and generally be […]

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Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Take Action to Prevent Fall Injuries, TVF&R offers safety tips to limit hazards and avoid falls

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Take Action to Prevent Fall Injuries, TVF&R offers safety tips to limit hazards and avoid falls

By Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue As people grow older, the consequences of a fall grow more serious. Unintentional falls are the leading cause of injury deaths for adults ages 65 and older, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. They are the most common cause of traumatic brain injuries and account for […]

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Health & Happiness: Returning to outdoor recreation comes with risk to our little ‘peeps‘

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Returning to outdoor recreation comes with risk to our little ‘peeps‘

By Dr. Bryen Bell April has sprung, bringing events like National-Public Health-Week (4/4-4/10), National-Playground-Safety-Week (4/25-4/29), and Every-Kid-Healthy Week (4/25-4/29). With the return of pleasant sunshine and warm sunny days, our zeal for spending more time outside and active can be felt in our hearts, and undoubtedly in our younger ‘peeps’. However, returning to outdoor recreation […]

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Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Mysterious smell and liquid coming out of my defrost vents

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: Mysterious smell and liquid coming out of my defrost vents

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Riccardo is a server at a restaurant my wife and I frequent here in Beaverton. He called me recently saying he had a strange smell coming from the vent of his older Domestic vehicle when he turned on the defroster. Riccardo mentioned that when warming up his vehicle after […]

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(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Are YOU a Rock Star?

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Are YOU a Rock Star?

By Dirkse CC Team When you think of Rock Stars who do you think of; The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, or maybe Elvis Presley, the “King of Rock and Roll”?  They all may be considered worthy of the Rock Star status but what did they do to deserve it?  Don’t get me wrong, they are […]

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Senior Living: Planning for Aging in Place

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Senior Living: Planning for Aging in Place

By Patty Bennett, Beaverton Committee on Aging Aging in place is a term used to describe living in the home of your choice as you age, while being able to get any support or assistance you may need to stay safe and independent. The idea behind aging in place is simple: Plan and prepare the […]

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Senior Living: Combating Loneliness

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Senior Living: Combating Loneliness

By Rhonda Kay Leonard Anyone can feel lonely. It’s not surprising, perhaps, that people are at greater risk for loneliness as we age.  Some risk factors include living alone, experiencing strain in family relationships, lack of transportation to places one wants to go, inability to walk without assistance, having difficulty hearing and participating in conversations, […]

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Beaverton Bird Watch: So, you’ve found a baby bird…

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Bird Watch: So, you’ve found a baby bird…

By Donna Wiench, Portland Audubon It seems that nature has conspired to make babies of all kinds uniquely precious and appealing to us human types.  Seeing a vulnerable baby we oooh, aaah and if there’s a need, eagerly lend a hand.  But when seeing a baby bird, our instincts to “help” are typically not so […]

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