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Pedometer Challenge Week 10: New Participants Joins In

With just a few weeks left in the Pedometer Challenge, sponsored by ThedaCare and ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus, I decided to open it up to some of the readers following the participants’ successes -- and challenges – on Facebook. I posted the offer on ThedaCare and ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus’ Facebook pages and picked three people to join in the Challenge as it enters its final weeks. Read more

Landing Assured

We are in the business of air medical transportation. Almost everywhere we go, we get there by flying. We do this because flying to locations has its benefits. Most notably is speed. When we fly, we can get to where we are going in half the time or better. We also do not need to deal with traffic congestion…very often. And the view…you cannot beat the view. Read more

Limiting Children's Screen Time is Doable

It’s no secret kids (and adults) spend way too much time in front of a screen. Whether it’s a TV, handheld device, or gaming system, a recent study found that children ages 8 to 18 spend an average of seven hours a day in front of some kind of screen. That’s way above the two hours recommended from the American Academy of Pediatrics (kids under age 2 should stay away from all kinds of screens.) Read more

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