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5 hrs ago |

Edward Aube, Broadview Heights physical therapist: Five Questions

A: I chose PT because I was interested in a medical career where I would have one-on-one contact with patients.


Related Topix: Broadview Heights, OH, Medicine, Cleveland, OH

6 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Lewis to receive GSA's 2014 Excellence in Rehabilitation of Aging Persons Award

The Gerontological Society of America - the nation's largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging - has chosen Carole B. Lewis, PT, DPT, PhD, GTC, GCS, MSG, MPA, FAPTA, as the 2014 recipient of the Excellence in Rehabilitation of Aging Persons Award.


Related Topix: George Washington University, Medicine

10 hrs ago | WMDT

Aug. 5 - Peninsula Pilates

Peninsula Pilates & Wellness is offering an exciting new camp to help eliminate pain while exercising.


Related Topix: Fitness, Pilates, Medicine, Salisbury University

14 hrs ago |

Outpatient Physical Therapist - Therapy: Physical Therapist

Thank you for your interest in the Outpatient Physical Therapist - THERAPY: PHYSICAL THERAPIST.


Related Topix: Medicine, Monster, Human Resources

16 hrs ago | The Times

Rehabilitation services a safe bet for a career

A growing need for rehabilitation services nationally makes medical professions such as physical and occupational therapy safe bets when choosing a career.


Related Topix: Shreveport, LA, Medicine

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Spotted: Sign supporting Drakes Bay Oyster Co in Menlo Park front yard

Menlo Park resident and physical therapist Robin Tobias spotted this sign supporting Drakes Bay Oyster Co.


Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, Menlo Park, CA, Medicine

Physical Therapist Assistant

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Related Topix: Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, Health, Massage Therapy


Adding Aquatics

Owning and operating a profitable physical therapy practice requires a lot of planning and forethought, as well as creativity, when it comes to embracing newer technologies.


Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

South Jefferson Physical Therapy moves to new site in Adams

South Jefferson Physical Therapy's new home at 70 N. Main St. - roughly double the size of its old location - will provide much-needed space to serve patients.


Related Topix: Medicine, Adams, NY, Henderson, NY, Health, Massage Therapy, Acupuncture

Grayson News Gazette

Aquatic therapy offers unique benefits to patients12:00 am

Hundreds of people flock to Leitchfield Aquatic Center every week to enjoy the sparkling water, the fun water features and spend time in the sun and open air.


Related Topix: Leitchfield, KY, Medicine, Arthritis, Back Pain

WMSH-AM Sturgis

Health care jobs growing fast in NE Indiana

By: Tim Murray FORT WAYNE - If you're looking for a career field with growth potential, health care is the ticket.


Related Topix: Nursing

5 Things People Don't Tell You About Acupuncture

Does acupuncture really work? What's it like to have a bunch of needles stuck in you? Health magazine editors Camille Chatterjee and Ellen Seidman recently started getting treatments to alleviate pain.


Related Topix: Medicine, Acupuncture, Health

The Wave

Some Help for Troublesome Pelvic Floor Muscles

Joan O'Neill of Yorba Linda, beside the rubber fitness balls used in her therapy.


Related Topix: Medicine, Orange, CA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Lewistown Sentinel

Altoona VA center expands facilities

Navy veteran Barni Hodossy of Shirleysburg, who was a radio operator in the Mediterranean during the 1980s, has fought with depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive and bi-polar disorders and cocaine abuse.


Related Topix: Shirleysburg, PA, Medicine, Psychiatry

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Little Argus: July 29

Story time and craft for ages 4 and up at Carlsbad Public Library. Kids will make an ocean craft and a Krazy Kazoo.


Related Topix: Carlsbad, NM, Family, Kids, Medicine, Lea County, NM, Santa Fe, NM


Correcting Gait Dysfunction

At Rehabilitation Associates of Central Virginia's Clifton Street practice, a large percentage of the patient population has gait dysfunction because of a history of falls, said physical therapist Abbey J. McClanahan, PT, DPT.


Related Topix: Medicine

Medical News Today

Children with spina bifda assessed on self-care ability

Spina bifda is a complex congenital central nervous system disease that is caused by the incomplete closing of the neural tubes during the embryonic phase.


Related Topix: Medicine, Turkey, World News

Sys-Con Media

Masimo Announces CE Mark and Limited Market Release of Radius-7(TM)...

With rainbowA SETA noninvasive measurements, Radius-7 with Root can alert clinicians -- at the bedside or remotely, through the Masimo Patient SafetyNet A remote monitoring and notification system -- of critical changes in a patient's oxygen saturation, pulse rate, respiration rate, or haemoglobin that may indicate pulmonary, cardiac, or internal ... (more)


Related Topix: Masimo, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Nursing, Wireless, Emerging Technology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Times Observer

Students provide the art; Patients provide the umph

When recovering from an injury, an individual's motivation is often being able to get back to doing the things he or she used to do.


Related Topix: Medicine, Warren, PA, Tidioute, PA, Warren County, PA


Physical therapist assistant program ranks high for job placement

San Jacinto College PTA students Melissa Williams and Michael Sudbrook practice transferring a patient from a wheelchair to a plinth table.


Related Topix: Medicine