Doctors Warn Seniors About the Potential Dangers of the Winter Season

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisTemperatures have been all over the place this month, and that can cause some major set backs for seniors and their health. MidMichigan Medical Center Alpena is offering some tips for the older generation to make sure they stay safe during cold times.Winter season can be very harsh, but it can also be even harder for seniors. Northeast Michigan is the home to majority seniors.With icy conditions, and unexpected snow falls seniors are advised to stay indoors as much as possible. So far in 2018 one illness seems to be the worse especially when it comes this season.Just because there are some snowflakes outside, doesn’t mean activities should stop. Seniors can find unique ways of staying busy with reading, puzzles, and exercise while in the comfort of their home. If you need a lift, they are there to make sure you get to where you’re going and returning.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Great-great granddaughter said family once owned Mich-E-Ke-Wis parkNext Father swapping ash trays for vapor juice said, ‘I wanted to quit’last_img read more

Team India dons new jersey for photoshoot ahead of Galle Test

first_imgTeam India is all set to wear a new jersey when it takes on Sri Lanka in the first Test of the three-match series starting on July 26 at Galle.Virat Kohli’s men will have a new sponsor — Oppo — on their jersey which will be embossed on the right side of their shirt as well as the left sleeve.’Kit’ting up ahead of the Test series #TeamIndia ??? BCCI (@BCCI) July 25, 2017The brand name will be green in colour and will replace the outgoing ‘Star’ that was India’s sponsor before the Champions Trophy.OPPO Mobiles India Pvt Ltd. won the sponsorship rights for Team India through a tender process for a period of five years and was acquired for Rs. 1079.29 crore.  Earlier, Star India had bagged the Indian team sponsorship rights for a four-year period in December 2013. The deal was  from January 1, 2014 to March 31, 2017.Star also placed a bid this time and according to media reports, Star’s bid was worth Rs 19.2 million (US$315,000 approx) per match for bilateral series and Rs 6.1 million (US$100,000 approx) per match for ICC sponsored tournaments. However, the Chinese mobile manufacturing brand outbid Star to bag the mega sponsorship deal.Before Star India, Sahara had sponsored the Indian team for 12 years.India will play three Tests against Sri Lanka at Galle, Colombo and Pallekele before a five-match ODI series and a one-off T20 international.last_img read more