Posts Tagged ‘injury’

Helping Clients Become More Active. Part 2

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

You’ve probably heard all the excuses by now: I don’t have enough time; I’m too tired; I have a knee problem; the dog ate my membership card. Ask questions and use your good listening skills to find out what your clients perceive to be the barriers that keep them from sticking to an exercise program. If they have exercised in the past, what caused them to stop? (more…)

Smelling Foul Odor after Head Injury

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Q.Several months ago, my husband fell 13 feet, landing on his back and head. He was unconscious for about 20 minutes. Four days after the accident, his brain swelled and severed nerves resulting in a loss of taste/smell. Ever since, the only odor he perceives is a constant foul odor (rotting garbage), which is always making him sick. We have seen several doctors who have never heard of this and don’t know what to do to make the foul odor go away or what may be causing it. Can you offer any help? (more…)