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4 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Accelerated Tackles Soaring Injury Rates

According to a recent study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics , ACL injuries in athletes who are under 18 years of age have increased over the past two decades, especially among those who play football, soccer and basketball.


Related Topix: Health, ACL Injuries, Medicine, Sports Medicine

16 hrs ago | OnlyOnce

Physical Therapist or Chiropractor?

I was talking to a good friend the other day who is an executive coach. He was telling me that his clients are all over the map in terms of role , need , company size and stage.

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Related Topix: Chiropractic, Medicine, Health

17 hrs ago | Hudson Valley Press

Don't Skip Your Case Conference

When a loved one is a resident of a nursing home for rehabilitation, whether for the short or long term, assuring that he or she receives the best possible care is, of course, paramount.


Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WBAY-TV Green Bay

Diet Detective Interview, part 2: Keeping Your Body Healthy At the Office

Exercise, a healthy diet and good sleep can protect the body against the negative effects of stress and slow down the aging process at a cellular level, researchers report.


Related Topix: Medicine, Agriculture, Science, Nutrition, Fitness, Yoga

The Baltimore Sun

Physical therapy clinics rebrand as Pivot, add facilities

A chain of more than 50 mid-Atlantic physical therapy clinics that rebranded itself Pivot Physical Therapy earlier this month has added five clinics in West Virginia, officials said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Medicine, Business News

The Newberg Graphic

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Dear Colin: I injured my shoulder two months ago doing a heavy overhead lifting exercise with my personal trainer.


Related Topix: North Plains, OR, Medicine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hispanic Business

WebPT Ranks on Inc. 500 List of Nation's Fastest Growing Companies Second Year Running

WebPT, the leading web-based electronic medical record solution for rehab therapists, today announced it has ranked No.


Related Topix: Electronic, List

NBC Connecticut

How to Pick a Safe Backpack for Your Child

From kindergarten through college, most students will at some point need a backpack and making the wrong choice can be painful.


Related Topix: Medicine

Rehab Management

Modalities Maximized

Physical therapists are highly educated, licensed health care professionals who can help patients reduce pain and improve or restore mobility-in many cases without expensive surgery and often reducing the need for long-term use of prescription medications and their side effects."


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

The Moultrie News

Raise your hand for service

Recently elected Isle of Palms Exchange Club officers and board members raised their hands for service to the community at the Installation of Officers ceremony on July 24. Pamela Marsh, a physical therapist working in rehabilitation medicine, will serve as president of the club.


Related Topix: Isle of Palms, SC, Medicine, Mount Pleasant, SC


Celadon, RepuCare expand scope of health, wellness services

Celadon Trucking has expanded the scope of its onsite health and wellness clinic with the selection of RepuCare to manage the facility.


Related Topix: Medicine, Women's Health, Health

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Injury Zone: Strength Training Benefits for Runners

Welcome to the Injury Zone, a new weekly feature with opinions from Licensed Physical Therapist and blogger Russ Manalastas.


Related Topix: Medicine, Blog News, Spencerport, NY, Health, Massage Therapy, Weight Training, Fitness

Medical News Today

Variation in self-care and mobility outcomes by race and ethnicity in ...

Researchers have published a study examining racial and ethnic influences in the outcomes of patients with motor complete spinal cord injury .


Related Topix: Medicine

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Scott & White Healthcare - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and...

The company provides medical, surgical and emergency care services. Its services include cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, transplant services, critical care, pain services, foot and ankle surgery, hand and wrist surgery, joint replacement and reconstructive surgery, cosmetic and skin services, cataract surgery, emergency medical services, ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Temple, TX

Physical Therapist

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Related Topix: Medicine, Monster, Human Resources

The Journal News

Engagement: Danielle Parisi & Brendan Rayder

Danielle, a physical therapist and graduate of Columbia University, is the daughter of Ginnie Parisi of Pomona, NY and Bruno and Yvette Parisi of New Rochelle, NY.


Related Topix: Medicine, Columbia University, Pomona, NY, New Rochelle, NY

Observer & Eccentric

Two W-W educators win award

Nancy Kelly and Lucy French were presented with EKF Outstanding Achievement Awards at the organization's conference last month.


Related Topix: Medicine

Sat Aug 23, 2014


Presentation and Progression of Friedreich Ataxia and Implications for Physical Therapist Examination

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Related Topix: Medicine

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Backpack safety: Watch your kid's back

"So when it comes to age groups, really what's more important is percentage of body weight to weight in the backpack," said Cynthia Tiongco, assistant professor in occupational therapy and occupational therapist for the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.


Related Topix: Texas Tech, Medicine, Back Pain, Health

KREM-TV Spokane

Special helmets show twin sisters' Seahawks spirit

When Alison Paoli got word that her twin girls were born with cranial deficiencies she knew there would be a long road ahead.


Related Topix: Medicine, Spokane, WA