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3 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

The Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program at St. Luke's...

St. Luke's Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program is one of just eight credentialed orthopaedic residency programs in Pennsylvania and 67 nationwide.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery

Mon Sep 01, 2014

World News Report

Naples Physical Therapy Facility Now Offering Kyphoplasty Procedures To Ease Pain Of Spinal Fracture

Jaffe Sports Medicine in Naples is offering Kyphoplasty as a pain management treatment for spinal fractures and compression caused by Osteoporosis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Fracture, Naples, FL, Osteoporosis, Health

Switched

The 10 Fastest-Growing Jobs In America

So far this year, the United States has added roughly 1.6 million jobs. And in the 10 years through 2022, the BLS estimates that employment will grow by over 15 million jobs, or by 11 percent.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Door Reminder

Tim Deacy, Department of Veterans Affairs' Milo C. Huempfner VA Outpatient Clinic administrator

VA clinic continues to expand services and staff Ninth primary care provider was added to outpatient clinic staff at the end of August Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1u4lnPb Milo C. Huempfner VA Outpatient Clinic administrator Tim Deacy talks about the clinic's first year of operation and what to look forward to.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Medicine, Wrightstown, WI, USA Today, Publishing, Media, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Tammy Baldwin

MLive.com

Kalamazoo County Commissioner Julie Rogers appointed to national health steering committee

Kalamazoo County Commissioner Julie Rogers was recently appointed to the National Association of Counties Health Steering Committee for the 2014-2015 term.

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo County, MI, Health Care Policy, Health, Medicine, Kalamazoo, MI

Lansing State Journal

50th Anniversary: Fred Miller & Beverly Miller

Beverly is retired from the Lansing School district where she worked for more than 20 years as a Physical Therapist.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Handling with care

Steve Loomis, a licensed physical therapist who owns and operates ActiveCare Physical Therapy Associates in South Dennis, moved to the Cape nine years ago to start his business.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ithaca, NY

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Cleveland.com

Return to Golf Program allows physically challenged to reclaim their game

The Return to Golf motto is "Learning to play through," and more than 80 physically challenged golf lovers did just that as they gathered Aug. 26 for a day on the links at North Olmsted Golf Club .

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Related Topix: North Olmsted, OH, Life, Charity , Medicine, Avon Lake, OH

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.

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

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

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Related Topix: North Plains, OR, Medicine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

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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.

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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.

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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."

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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.

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

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.

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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.

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

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