Todd Smith

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The Ultimate Guide to the Pushup

Get more on the floor with this awesome video tutorial<p>Whether you can't do any pushups or you can do dozens, <i>Men's Health</i> expert BJ Gaddour—author of <i>Your Body Is Your Barbell</i>—will show you how to take your training to the next level. You'll even see how to progress to a single-arm pushup, which may …

8 Underrated Beer Cities

<i>Bernt Rostad / Flickr</i><p>Any bona fide beer geek already knows they can find a great brew in Denver, Portland, Oregon, and Dublin. But if you've already tapped the keg on these well-known beer cities, perhaps you and your taste buds are ready to explore a new frontier (with someone else behind the …

10 Cool Nature Retreats With Unbelievable Views

Where do you go when you want to get away from it all? How about one of these 10 wild nature retreats with million-dollar views?<p><b>Chole Mjini, Chole Island, Tanzania</b><p>Chole Mjini bills itself as a "castaway fantasy." Located on remote Chole Island in Tanzania, the hotel is based in the heart of the …

Rare polio-like illness could have affected up to 25 children

A polio-like illness may have affected up to 25 children in California, leading to the paralysis of some limbs, according to researchers.<p>Doctors are still not sure what caused this illness; some of the children involved have been found to have enterovirus 68, a rare virus associated with …

Militant ambush kills 12 of polio workers escort in Pakistan | Reuters

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Militants killed 12 members of the security escort for a polio vaccination team in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, detonating a roadside bomb before opening fire on their convoy, according to officials.<p>Relatives and security officials stand near the caskets of …

Polio Vaccination Team Attacked

Pakistan to pay parents in new polio vaccination drive

Parents in one of Pakistan's most troubled provinces are to be paid to vaccinate their children against polio, the crippling disease the world is tantalisingly close to eradicating.<p>It is hoped some 2 million children from some of the most disadvantaged areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), the …

The Good Wife's Archie Panjabi Is Making Polio Immunization and Preventative Care Her Mission

<i>This feature originally appeared in the March issue of</i> InStyle. <i>For more features like this, subscribe to the magazine now.</i><p>Archie Panjabi will never …

The Secret To Polio Eradication In India

On March 27, 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) is expected to certify India as a polio free country, marking more than three years since the last case of polio there. While visiting India for this story as a guest of Rotary International, I stumbled upon a surprising secret—more about that …

First case of polio suspected among Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Syrian Refugees

End of a scourge

THREE years ago, on January 13th, Rukhsar Khatun, then 15 months old, was diagnosed with polio. She now has a crippled leg and struggles to keep up …

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