The Jenna Green Foundation provides resources to students to help them excel in academics, community service, & extracurricular activities. We motivate and support students with disabilities who want to further their education. We also provide resources to parents and teachers who interact with students with illnesses. Feel free to explore our website.
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Is your organization's scholarship not listed in our scholarship directory? Well, click here in order to get it on our list. The scholarship must be for students with disabilities/chronic illnesses.
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Check out our Scholarship Directory for information on upcoming scholarships for students with disabilities/chronic illnesses! Click Here!
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What is myasthenia gravis and what are common symptoms?
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune neuromuscular disease that affects voluntary muscles.
Myasthenia gravis means “grave muscle weakness.” Symptoms include weakness in muscles that
control eye movements and eyelids, chewing, swallowing, coughing, facial expressions, arm and leg
movements, and breathing. The weakness tends to increase with conti...Read Full Post »
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June is National Scleroderma Awareness Month Learn more about it below:
What is Scleroderama?
According to the National Library of Medicine,Scleroderma is an autoimmune disease that involves the buildup of scar-like tissue in the skin that also damages the cells the line the walls of the small arteries.The immune system mistakenly attacks and destro...Read Full Post »
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We have decided to create a new page that caters to Veteran Students with Disabilities. On this page you will find online resources, scholarships, and career resources. If there is anything that you would like to add to our page, please contact us. We appreciate all help. CLICK HERE TO GET TO OUR "FOR VETERANS" PAGERead Full Post »
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By: Fallon Stoeffler
For a long time, people have handled mental health disorders at arms length. Rest assured: you cannot catch a mental illness by standing near someone with a mental illness. If your child attends school and befriends or socializes with a child with ADHD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, or Mental or Physical Retardation, they will not "catch" any of these disorders. And certainly, if you take time to educate yourself about mental illness, you will not only not be affl...Read Full Post »
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Your eyes are an important part of your health.There are many things you can do to keep them healthy and make sure you are seeing your best. Follow these simple steps for maintaining healthy eyes well into your golden years.
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Each day, about 2,000 U.S. workers receive medical treatment because of eye injuries sustained at work. Workplace injury is a leading cause of eye trauma, vision loss, disability, and blindness, and can interfere with your ability to perform your job and carry out normal activities.
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Sometimes it can be difficult to choose a healthcare provider. It’s important to find someone you have good communication with, especially when it comes to your eye health. Here are a few tips for finding a local professional to provide your eye care:
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A recent study by the National Eye Institute found that more than 11 million Americans have common vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, and presbyopia. While this number may sound alarming, the good news is that common vision problems can be detected thr...Read Full Post »