TITLE

Stretching Our Bodies & Minds

AUTHOR(S)
Pleva Sr., Randy L.
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
PN;Jul2006, Vol. 60 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the National Veterans Wheelchair Games (NVWG) and discusses about the health training seminar conducted by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) in the health care industry in the U.S. The NVWG, which was co-sponsored by the PVA with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), will take place on July 3 to 8, 2006 in Anchorage Alaska. Meanwhile, the seminar held in Seattle has focused on the proper healthcare for the members of PVA.
ACCESSION #
21183450

 

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