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42 min ago | Advance

Healing Waters

In the New Testament, Jesus describes true Christianity as caring for " the least of these" and in preceding verses, elaborates on exactly who He's defining and containing within that phrase; the hungry and thirsty, those alone and those imprisoned, and those who are naked and in poor health.


Related Topix: Medicine, University of Alabama

1 hr ago | WWLP

Healing with Wii

NASHVILLE, Tenn. You can see the determination on Gavin Chitwood's face. The 8-year-old is focused on beating his personal best.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Medicine

5 hrs ago | Business Journal

Sick call at home helps lead to UB's High-Tech CEL degree

Richard Nalezynski came back to Buffalo to be a caregiver to his mother - but he didn't turn off his entrepreneurial instincts.


Related Topix: Medicine

8 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Miss America Goes to Washington to Talk STEM

When the annual pageant returns in September, it will for the second time offer a range of STEM scholarships to its contestants.


Related Topix: Washington, DC, Medicine

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KMVT Twin Falls

The Human Barometer

Twin Falls, ID Predicting the weather isn't easy, but for Twin Falls residence Rick Carrico, sensing impending weather changes comes from within.


Related Topix: Twin Falls, ID, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Medicine

Rehab Management

An on-demand, webcast focuses on the use of mechanically-powered negative-pressure wound therapy .


Related Topix: Kissimmee, FL

News Herald

College's PTA program granted accreditation

Terra State Community College's Physical Therapist Assistant program has been granted accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.


Related Topix: Ohio

Inside Triathlon

8 Reasons Triathletes Get Injured

There's no doubt about it: Injuries are frustrating, painful-and all too common.


Related Topix: Medicine


Altered Astrocyte-Neuronal Interactions After Hypoxia-Ischemia in the ...

From the Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children's and Women's Health , Department of Neuroscience , and Departments of Circulation and Medical Imaging , Norwegian University of Science and Technology , Trondheim, Norway; Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St Olavs Hospital HF, Trondheim, Norway ; and Department of Medicine, ... (more)


Related Topix: Women's Health, Health, Norway, World News, Medicine,


Steps can be taken to ease back pain linked to aging

As we age, our bodies undergo a change - think of it as the reverse of adolescence.


Related Topix: Back Pain, Health

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Extra Physical: Physician group, rehab services team up to provide local youth services

Physical therapist Lindsey Heiting instructs Kieren Skelly, 14, on Tuesday. The St. Thomas More Physician Group and rehab services offered free sports physicals and a sports readiness assessment to local student athletes on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Medicine, Education Etc.

Bangor Daily News

CRH Announces Two New Radiology Physicians

Drs. Schielke relocated to the Calais area via Connecticut, but the area is not new to Dr. Jodi Schielke.


Related Topix: Calais, ME, Medicine

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Aqua-therapy helps girl, 14, learn to walk again

A 14-year-old Harford County girl is slowly learning to walk again after contracting a devastating disease, and her progress is growing by leaps and bounds thanks to aquatic therapy at the Kennedy Krieger Institute.


Related Topix: Harford County, MD, Medicine

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Technology Helps Advance Physical Therapy

The world of physical therapy has changed dramatically over the last few years with the advent of technological breakthroughs and new laws that make rehabilitation more accessible.


Related Topix: Medicine, Encinitas, CA, Ryde, CA


Virtual Training for Wounded Warriors

"It's normal physical therapy in a unique environment." That's how Christopher A. Rabago, PT, PhD, Center for the Intrepid, Broke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, described virtual reality-based physical therapy at a presentation at the APTA's Combined Sections Meeting titled "Virtual Reality-Based Rehabilitation for Injured Service Members," ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Bethesda, MD

Foot pain workshop planned Tuesday in Pasco

A seminar about how to care for your feet and prevent injuries is planned from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at Oasis Physical Therapy, 6825 Burden Blvd., Suite D, Pasco.


Related Topix: Pasco, WA, Medicine, Richland, WA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Kendall County Special Ed Co-Op Helped This Student Immensely

OPINION By Rebecca Shinault Kendall County Special Ed Co-Op Graduate I graduated from Oswego East in 2007, but before I had the pleasure of attending an Oswego school I was a student of District 131.


Related Topix: Kendall County, IL, Medicine, Oswego, IL

The Gaston Gazette

Ability to Dance: Studio reaches out to children with special needs

Wearing a pink dress, she explored the dance floor, listened to music and checked out the ballet barre at a recent open house for DanceAbilities Academy, a special needs dance studio opening in Gastonia.


Related Topix: Gastonia, NC, Medicine, Neurology


kGoal Fitness Tracker Ensures You'll Never Lose Count Of Your Kegels Again

How often have you sat down to do Kegel exercises, only to lose count of how many you've done? Whether the answer is "literally never" or "every single time," it might fall among those tedious tasks it's about time to outsource to our smartphones.


Related Topix: Medicine

News Observer

SAS's on-site healthcare center celebrates 30th anniversary

Business software giant SAS is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its on-site health care center at its sprawling headquarters campus in Cary this week.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine