Jamaican Lottery Scammers Target the Elderly

Many people know of phone scammers and their malicious attempts to rob innocent people of their hard-earned cash, but what most people fail to realize is where these individuals are located or the whole culture behind why they do what they do. In a recent string of scams, Jamaica seems to be the source of…

Derek Weida: The Disabled Veteran Who Became a CrossFit Beast

When we think about disabled veterans, images of old and broken men may come to mind, mainly due to the stigmas brought about by the Vietnam War and other controversial conflicts. As much as I hate to break it to you, those men can’t help but looking old, considering they were in the service nearly…

5 Influential People Who Live with a Physical Disability

1: Stephen Hawking This is a name I’m sure many people have heard of. This renowned doctor of general relativity and quantum gravity has been in the spotlight for around 50 years, and has made enormous leaps in math, science, and physics. He has studied and taught in many of the world’s most prestigious universities,…

Exploring Dementia Using Virtual Reality

Dementia is a nasty disorder, and not in the fact that it physically deforms the people it afflicts, but rather what it does to a person’s mind. Dementia, like amnesia or Alzheimer’s, is a memory loss disease that affects an individual’s ability to remember people, places, events, and how to do menial tasks such as…