April 15, 2014

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM

AAA (An Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm is the swelling or ballooning of the abdominal aorta. “The aorta is the main artery that carries oxygen-filled blood from the heart to all parts of the body. In the abdomen, the aorta splits (bifurcates) into the iliac arteries, which carry blood to the legs and other lower areas of the body“ (Source: http://www.ultimatesaaave.com). I am trying to make a difference by educating and encouraging screening to battle the silent killer that is AAA . […]
February 16, 2018

Favorite Olympic Memory

People always ask me, “Jimmy, what is your favorite Olympic memory?”. I can’t speak for my teammates, but for me it is a tie between two separate memories. Each memory I cherish for different reasons… but I don’t think I could choose one, “favorite”. It’s funny, most people recall the game when we upset the Soviets 4-3; but that wasn’t the Gold Medal game! Everyone in our locker room enjoyed that victory for a brief second before Herb reminded us […]