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Pure Sole: Run and smell the roses

...of things along your path.It's "Stop and Smell the Roses" syndrome.As runners, we often forget the path we are on because the peak ahead is so breathtaking.SASTR syndrome hit me recently.My group of calorie burners, who allow me to...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-11-18/run-and-smell-roses
Sports
Study finds virus likely cause of sea star wasting

...in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says a variety of densovirus is the likely cause of wasting syndrome among sea stars, also known as starfish. Varieties of densovirus are used as a biological control on cockroaches, and include...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-18/study-finds-virus-likely-cause-sea-star
State
Study finds virus likely cause of sea star wasting

...in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says a variety of densovirus is the likely cause of wasting syndrome among sea stars, also known as starfish. Varieties of densovirus are used as a biological control on cockroaches, and include...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-17/study-finds-virus-likely-cause-sea-s
Outdoors
Juneau man investigated for secretly taping kids

...unharmed. He was never prosecuted in connection to the case, but received nine years in prison for groping a woman with Down's syndrome on a city bus in the fall of 2012.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or at emily.miller@juneauempire...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-12/juneau-man-investigated-secretly-taping
Local
Beautiful arrangements carries couple

...medevaced Heather to Anchorage, where finally a hematologist from Seattle was able to give them a diagnosis: Myelodysplastic Syndrome. In short, she had blood cancer.Normal life stopped for Russell and Heather that day. The former dispatcher for Animal...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/beautiful-arrangements-carries-couple
Local
No rush for Juneau's gay couples

...Adams said with a laugh after the pair submitted their application.The couple have a daughter, Melanie, 31, who has Down syndrome."She has been asking us to get married for years," Adams said. "We just went and got her blessing."They plan to marry...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-14/no-rush-juneaus-gay-couples
Local
My Turn: 10 things they won't tell you about the Marijuana ballot measure

...from the 50th percentile to the 29th percentile (far below average). This is the same drop as with moderate fetal alcohol syndrome or severe childhood lead poisoning.9. Use among kids will rise. States with medical marijuana dispensaries (shops that...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-06/my-turn-10-things-they-wont-tell-you-
Opinion
The McVictim syndrome could kill us

Call it the McVictim syndrome. Too many pundits, public health...devil made us eat it? The McVictim syndrome spins a convenient - and unhealthy...make better choices if the McVictim syndrome provides a convenient excuse to carry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121310/opi_755913876.shtml
Opinion
Cold sensitivity gene mutation may explain new medical syndrome

...temperature and sends others into overdrive in the cold, creating a mix of ailments that researchers say constitutes a new medical syndrome.The discovery helps explain a mysterious set of symptoms that doctors didn't realize were linked until a chance encounter...

http://juneauempire.com/michelle-fay-cortez/2012-01-13/cold-sensitivity-gene-mut
Children with syndrome can live full lives

...that implied that children with Down syndrome are automatically mentally retarded...far from accurate. A child with Down syndrome may have slower physical and cognitive...of intelligence. Children with Down syndrome can live full and productive lives and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/043008/let_273774095.shtml

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