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A spouse with ADHD can put stress on a marriage

Is your spouse forgetful? Maddeningly disorganized? The last one to leave the office each night? So distracted that you sometimes feel like waving your arms in the air and shouting, "I'm here! Notice me!"

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  • Tension Releasing Exercises shake loose 'therapeutic tremors'
    Tension Releasing Exercises shake loose 'therapeutic tremors'

    I've been running for 30 years and lucky enough to avoid an iliotibial band injury until this year. But my luck ran out a few weeks back, and the physical therapist has banned many kinds of workouts for a while. That seemed the perfect time to try something called TRE, or Tension...

  • Surfer Bethany Hamilton aims to motivate girls with 'Body and Soul'
    Surfer Bethany Hamilton aims to motivate girls with 'Body and Soul'

    Talk about a commitment to her sport: Bethany Hamilton lost her entire left arm to a shark attack while surfing — and within a month was back on her board riding the waves. She was 13.

  • We're all in the clean-plate club, researchers conclude
    We're all in the clean-plate club, researchers conclude

    Seems that most of us take to heart the common admonition to clean our plates, at least when we fill them ourselves.

  • 'Get Up!' or lose hours of your life every day, scientist says
    'Get Up!' or lose hours of your life every day, scientist says

    There’s a saying going around that sitting is the new smoking. It’s a bit snarky and perhaps a none-too-subtle dig at those of us who spend a lot of time on our rear ends for work and pleasure. But Dr. James Levine, who is credited with it, is dead serious. In fact, he says,...

  • Side crunches can make love handles vanish, if done properly
    Side crunches can make love handles vanish, if done properly

    Say adios to those love handles with the side crunch; a proven waist cincher. Orthopedist and fitness trainer Levi Harrison, who created the Art of Fitness Cardio Core Workout, demonstrates proper form as well as a couple of ways to advance the move.

  • An intense climb at Sirens & Titans in Westwood
    An intense climb at Sirens & Titans in Westwood

    The VersaClimber is the most ignored piece of fitness equipment in the gym, but it shouldn't be, says Jacques Devore, owner of the year-old Sirens & Titans gym in the Westwood neighborhood of L.A. The simple-looking 7-foot-tall rail with hand- and foot-pegs that move up and down in a...

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