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12 hrs ago | 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

16 hrs ago | 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

20 hrs ago | 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

Yesterday | 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

Yesterday | Trucker

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...

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Related Topix: Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Temple, TX

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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

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Tension Releasing Exercises shake loose 'therapeutic tremors'

I've been running for 30 years and lucky enough to avoid an iliotibial band injury until this year.


Related Topix: Medicine

Hays Daily News

Community project to offer seniors free home evaluations

Good Samaritan Society of Hays is planning a project to help make home a little safer for several area residents.


Related Topix: Hays, KS, Medicine, Ellis County, KS

JD Supra

Tennessee Attorney General States that Physical Therapists Cannot Perform Trigger-Point Dry Needling

In an opinion released on June 19, 2014, the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General stated that Physical Therapists cannot lawfully perform Intramuscular Manual Therapy or Trigger-Point Dry Needling.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Acupuncture, Healthcare Law, Law

Daily Herald

NCH Hosts Fall Risk Screening Clinic

With falls reported as the leading cause of fatal injuries among older adults, Northwest Community Healthcare is hosting a no-charge fall risk screening clinic.


Related Topix: Medicine, Rolling Meadows, IL

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Science Daily

Impact of race, ethnicity in motor complete spinal cord injury

Researchers have examined racial and ethnic influences in the outcomes of patients with motor complete spinal cord injury .


Related Topix: Medicine

Rehab Management

Paralyzed Veterans of America's Summit + EXPO Set for August 26 to 28

The event is intended to bring together hundreds of doctors, nurses, occupational, recreational and physical therapists, social workers, and researchers to learn about the latest scientific achievements, treatments, and therapies in spinal cord injury/dysfunction , multiple sclerosis , and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis care.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine