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Have trouble typing? Try the one-handed keyboard

If you have a large iPhone and big, clunky fingers, you can switch to the one-handed keyboard.Try this for fun. Open up the Notes icon, and in the lower right corner press the box icon with a pencil in it. Now press and hold the Emoji or Globe icon in the bottom left corner. A menu pops up ...

Amazing iPhone tips and tricks

In this issue, I'll show you some amazing tips and tricks using the iPhone. The first one that I really use a lot is "Search."By swiping your finger down in the middle of the iPhone screen, it brings up the search bar at the top. Let's say that you want to open up Facebook. Just type in the ...

Building your college ‘resume’

With the end of the school year right around the corner, college preparation is probably the last thing on anyone's mind. But there are a few simple steps to take at the end of the school year that can make moving forward into the next year more productive. When I am talking to "you," I mean ...

Spasmodic torticollis and the upper cervical spine

Spasmodic torticollis, also known as cervical dystonia or wryneck, is a debilitating movement disorder characterized by painful, involuntary muscle spasms that cause jerking, twisting, tremoring and other awkward postures and movements of the head and neck.The condition most commonly involves ...

Have Siri help you with reminders

Let's say you want to buy a special kind of zit face cream, and you're too lazy to keep looking up the website every time. Well, I have a trick that will help to remove those pimples so that you can buy more and still date your new girlfriend.Just ask Siri to save it. Open up Zitface.com, and ...

Everything you never wanted to know about standardized testing

Standardized testing for college admissions has been a hot topic in the news of late. The cheating scandal that hit last month was pretty shocking on many levels, most especially the notion that children were involved, either knowingly or not. It is important to note that most people in the ...

An alternative approach for paresthesia

Are you experiencing numbness, tingling or a burning sensation radiating down one or both arms? Is this sensation accompanied by pain around the neck, shoulder blade, hand or fingers? Does moving your head and neck aggravate your symptoms? If so, you may be experiencing paresthesia.Paresthesia ...

Scholastic surfing growing world-class surfers on Maui

Maui County is the only place in the USA with a scholastic surfing league.Maui County is also the best place in the USA for a scholastic surfing league. It's the Goldilocks island, with just the right mix of people, land and meteorology to grow world-class surfers. (How else can we explain Kai ...

Help for herniated discs

Do you have weakness in your arms or legs? Are you suffering from nerve pain or tingling down your extremities? Are you experiencing shooting pain in your neck, upper back or low back? Do you have pain in your neck or back when you cough or sneeze? If so, you may be suffering from a disc injury ...

A great app for camera freaks

Get this, camera freaks: you can now shoot RAW photos with the iPhone. First off, you have to download a third-party app called Obscura. Once opened, you can choose Format and click on RAW. But beware - RAW photos take up a lot of space.So what is 5G? It's the newest, fastest Internet speed ...