This time on The Short Coat, CCOM physical therapy student Reid Wilson stops by to tell Aline Sandouk, Cole Cheney, and Greg Woods about Second Shot. Reid is an outdoorsman and hunter. When his dog Zeus was laid up with a broken leg but clearly hankering to go out and do his thing in the woods, it occurred to Reid that Zeus likely wasn’t the only one. There were plenty of people like Zeus who, despite their physical disabilities, could benefit from time in the outdoors. And so, Second Shot was born to create opportunities for people to get out there and experience the outdoors once again.
Also, New Yorkers find out they’re rubbing their grubby little hands up against the plague and dysentery in the subway; Puerto Rico is thinking about taxing obese kids’ parents, because that makes total sense; how much money the healthiest among us can earn by donating
plasma haha, no, feces; fake medical journals preying on the publication-challenged; a smartphone accessory that detects HIV as well as the best tests; Ebola lives in bodies longer than we thought; and a royal marine’s amputation reveals a less-than-inspirational message, to which he says, “whatever, I’ll be over here kicking ass.”
- Second Shot
- Traces of Bubonic Plague and Dysentary Found in New York’s Subway System
- Tax Obesity Proposal: Puerto Rico Might Fine Parents With Obese Children
- You can earn $13,000 a year selling your poop
- Why a Fake Article Titled “Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs?” was Accepted by 17 Medical Journals
- Ebola Bodies Are Infectious a Week After Death, Study Shows
- A $34 Smartphone Gadget That Can Detect HIV in 15 Minutes
- Royal Marine’s tattoo tells him ‘You’ll Never Walk’ after leg amputation
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