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PANDAS Syndrome affecting Children

Strep throat is normal problem of childhood. Some kids get it again and again, and a simple round of antibiotics usually clears it up. For some children, the infection triggers strange behavior changes known as PANDAS syndrome. With PANDAS, a child may seem to turn into a different person overnight

8 months ago   •   6 min read
Kids

Lollapalooza Festival, Chicago

Spread out on 115 acres of lush green grass in Grant Park, the Lollapalooza festival is one of Chicago’s best summer blowouts. Although it has a focus on some fantastic bands and artists, there’s something for all lovers of dance, art and chowing down.

10 months ago   •   2 min read
Festivals

The International Balloon Fiesta, Albuquerque

Sandia Mountains in the background, clear blue skies, a cold breeze flowing and a flurry of color with 500 balloons of different hues, shapes and sizes, floating up into the crisp air, all at the same time

10 months ago   •   2 min read
Festivals

San Diego Comic-Con – The gathering of geeks

Some 10-15 years in the past, comic books and video games were viewed as thing for children and unambitious adults. Things changed in recent years and the “geek culture” has really blossomed as a sub-culture and a general lifestyle

10 months ago   •   2 min read
Festivals

The Charming Mardi Gras, New Orleans

New Orleans is one of the most unique cities in the United States. It has always been shrouded by a veil of mystery and mystique. It has been a setting for many stories in popular culture, including books, movies and video games and it is really no wonder

10 months ago   •   2 min read
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Aspen Food and Wine Festival

How can life get any sweeter than sitting in the warm temperatures of Aspen Colorado, sipping a glass of fine wine while enjoying food prepared by some of the best chefs in the world

10 months ago   •   3 min read
Festivals

Summerfest, Wisconsin

It seems the whole idea for the Summerfest in Wisconsin was a direct result of the late Mayor Henry Maier after a visit to Oktoberfest in Munich Germany. Now Wisconsin is not a stranger to both beer and parties, after all Wisconsin is known for its breweries in Milwaukee.

10 months ago   •   2 min read
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Shakespeare Festival, Oregon

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival is an event occurring every year in the little town of Ashland, Oregon. Ashland, located some 285 miles south of Portland and 350 miles north of San Francisco is a perfect setting for this event.

10 months ago   •   3 min read
Festivals