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1 hr ago | Circulation

Virtual Reality Exercise Improves Mobility After Stroke: An Inpatient ...

From the BruyA re Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada ; School of Rehabilitation Sciences , School of Human Kinetics , and Faculty of Medicine , University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Elisabeth BruyA re Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Medicine, Kinesiology

6 hrs ago | Ruidoso News

Everyday physical therapy: Achilles Tendon Injuries, part 3

The Achilles tendon is a thick band of tissue along the back of the lower leg that connects the calf muscles to the heel.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Massage Therapy

8 hrs ago | Verde Independent

Mingus sports medicine students get hands-on experience at Midwestern University Med School

By Alison Bauers Sports Medicine Student Mingus Union High School This spring 40 Sports Medicine students from Mingus Union High School, chaperoned by Mr. Boysen, Sports Medicine teacher at Mingus, traveled to Glendale to experience all that Midwestern University Medical School has to offer its future students.


Related Topix: Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ, Medicine

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Fort Lupton Press

New employees on board at Kinetacare

Brighton physical therapy center Kinetacare, 2418 E. Bridge St., welcomed two new members to the practice in the past month.


Related Topix: Medicine, Brighton, CO, Health, Massage Therapy

Bryan County News

Georgia Game Changers Running Company broke ground on its planned...

Richmond Hill community leaders, including Bryan County Commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed and Richmond Hill Mayor Harold Fowler, help store owners Sandra and Ron Elliott toss shovelfuls of dirt Tuesday morning to mark the official groundbreaking of the planned Georgia Game Changers Health and Fitness Center on 5 acres along Ford Avenue near I-95.


Related Topix: Bryan County, GA, Medicine

The Jersey Journal

Cornerstone Physical Therapy in Clark -- Arthritis cases on the rise

As the aging population continues to rise, the number of people diagnosed with arthritis is escalating.


Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health

Daily Herald

How to strengthen your core

Core, core, core. Yes, we hear it ad nauseam: "You need to strengthen the core."


Related Topix: Medicine

BioMed Central

The Italian version of the Physical Therapy Patient Satisfaction...

In a previous study we described the translation, cultural adaptation, and validation of the Italian version of the PTPSQ [PTPSQ-I ] in outpatients.


Related Topix: Medicine

Why massages ease muscle soreness post workouts

According to a study by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago, massage improved vascular function in people who had not exercised, suggesting that massage has benefits for people regardless of their level of physical activity.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Massage Therapy, University of Illinois Chicago, Circulation

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Rehab Management

BMS Practice Solutions Unveils New RevFlow App for the iPad

BMS Practice Solutions has launched its new RevFlow practice management app for the iPad.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Ipad, Medicine

Norwalk's PT+ Physical Therapy Now in Fairfield, Too

PT + Physical Therapy hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate their new opening at the popular Fairfield Sportsplex .


Related Topix: Medicine, Fairfield County, CT, Norwalk, CT, Fairfield, CT


Saint Louis University/SSM Launch New Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency

Saint Louis University's program in physical therapy is partnering with SSM Physical Therapy to offer a post-professional residency program in orthopedic physical therapy.The year-long residency prepares physical therapists to specialize in evaluating, treating and managing patients who have orthopedic problems.


Related Topix: Medicine, Saint Louis University


ISPI Hosts Pain Conference June 20-22

The International Spine & Pain Institute will host the ISPI 2014 Clinical Conference: PAIN June 20-22 in Minneapolis, MN.


Related Topix: Minneapolis, MN, Medicine, Chronic Pain, Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Minn. Doctors Question Nurses Giving Spinal Pain Injections

A subsection of a large bill going through the Minnesota legislature is causing quite the stir in the health care industry.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Duluth, MN

The Wave

Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach receives $40,000 donation for...

Anna Sladkey, a physical therapist at Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach, tries on the Bioness Functional Electrical Stimulator, which helps children develop strength and function in their upper and lower extremities after sustaining central nervous system injuries.


Related Topix: Long Beach, CA, Medicine


Cody Horn shows her acting range in "Worst Friends"

Actress Cody Horn is known for her feature role in the film "Magic Mike" in 2012 and after taking a well deserved break she in the movie "Worst Friends " in 2014.


Related Topix: Medicine

Fibromyalgia: What to do

Dr. Pamela Squire, MD, CCFP, DCAPM, ISAM, CPE, discusses What Fibromyalgia is and common symptoms seen in patients who suffer from the condition.


Related Topix: Arthritis, Medicine, Health, Genetics

Newporter Joins Physical Therapy Office in East Greenwich

Lepre Physical Therapy has announced the newest addition to their East Greenwich team, Dr. Mark Rotella.


Related Topix: East Greenwich, RI

Central Michigan Life

The photo labeled Erin King PT is of participants at the Physical...

The photo labeled Erin King PT is of participants at the Physical Therapy Student Organization "Stomp Out MS 5K Run/Walk with Color" color run.


Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, MI, Central Michigan University, Rapid River, MI

Sun Apr 20, 2014


It's True: Massages Really Are Good For You

Go ahead and book that massage -- a small new study shows that massage therapy isn't just a way to relax and indulge, but it also could help you after exercise.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Massage Therapy, Circulation, University of Illinois Chicago