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  1. What Do Smartphones Do to the Brain?Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | GNIF Brain Blogger

    Even as the smartphone continues to evolve in functionality and power, parents are anxious that their kids seem to be addicted to their device. According to them, all that their kids do is switch off their ears, bury their heads, and tap, flick, and scroll on their touchphone screens.


  2. Given earns Five Star Physical Therapist AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Five Star Professional recently announced Crystal Lake physical therapist Gregory Given, of Given Sports & Physical Therapy, has been chosen as one of Chicago's Five Star Physical Therapists for 2015. Five Star Professional partnered with Chicago magazine to recognize a group of Chicago area physical therapists who provide exceptional services to their patients.


  3. Aequor Healthcare Services Announces Acquisition of Therapy Staff,...Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | PRWeb

    Aequor Healthcare Services, a Certified Joint Commission, US-based, healthcare staffing and solutions provider, today announced that they have acquired Therapy Staff, LLC, a nationwide therapist recruiting and staffing company that has served the healthcare industry since 2000. Aequor Healthcare Services, a Certified Joint Commission, US-based, healthcare staffing and solutions provider, today announced that they have acquired Therapy Staff, LLC, a nationwide therapist recruiting and staffing company that has served the healthcare industry since 2000.


  4. VAMC merits ADA honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    The Martinsburg VA Medical Center diabetes self-management education program has been awarded Certification Recognition from the American Diabetes Association. Since 1986, the ADA Education Certification program recognizes education programs, which meet the national standards for diabetes self-management education through knowledgeable health professionals, providing state of the art information about diabetes management for participants.


  5. Pain over the word...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    If a health professional applies needles to specific points on the body to relieve pain, is that person an "acupuncturist"? Is the person practicing "acupuncture"? According to responses from across the country to a story earlier this month on a lawsuit filed against a chiropractor, the words apply only those who have undergone extensive education in Chinese medicine and acupuncture and have earned a license to practice the procedure. The gist of the story written by U-T reporter Kristina Davis and published in print Feb. 2 was this: A woman complaining of tension headaches sought treatment from a chiropractor in Chula Vista.


  6. Tussey girls open with routRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    Breana Kendrick wants to be a physical therapist someday, which goes hand in hand with her favorite subject in high school, anatomy. Salisbury-Elk Lick's girls basketball team saw more of Kendrick than it wanted in Friday night's quarterfinal round of the District 5 Class A playoffs.


  7. Patriots Announce Open Auditions for CheerleadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    Women looking to become a member of the New England Patriots Cheerleaders will have their chance next week in Foxborough. The Patriots will hold open auditions for the 2015 squad on Saturday, Feb. 28, at the John J. Ahern Middle School in Foxborough, Mass.


  8. 97-year-old alumnus throws out first pitch for Caltech BeaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Mel Levet, holding up the game ball when Cal Tech baseball team played Occidental College on May 4, 1935. Levet was given the game ball signed by players on the team.


  9. CU School of Medicine issues snow shovel safety tipsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Journal-Advocate

    As the weather turns colder this weekend and the snow starts to fall, it can become a daunting task to try and keep the walk in front of the house clear. Many of us may spend hours at a time shoveling and we don't realize just how strenuous this activity can be on our bodies.


  10. Make the Pool a Therapy ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Rehab Management

    An underwater treadmill can help provide cardiovascular fitness regardless of an individual's age with activities such as water jogging. Hydrotherapy: The healing properties of water have been documented throughout history and ancient times.


  11. Angels unsure whether Hamilton will report to campRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    The Angels don't know when Josh Hamilton will report for Spring Training, and at this point they can't be sure if the high-priced slugger will even report at all. Hamilton, 16 days removed from surgery to his right AC joint, is currently rehabbing in Houston and will remain there until he is cleared for baseball activities.


  12. News From the CSCS ExamRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Advance

    On February 7, I sat for the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist exam with the NSCA and passed. As I touched on in a previous post, this exam is often sought after by physical therapists and physical therapy students who are looking to improve their knowledge in sport-specific training and exercise physiology as a way to set themselves apart.


  13. Doctors Said This Baby's Condition Was 'Incompatible With ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    Sarah Rodriguez found herself alone and in despair inside a hospital bathroom last December, where she stood quietly , collected herself and prayed that God would intervene in a seemingly hopeless situation to save her infant daughter's life. Ellis was just 2 weeks old when she contracted bacterial meningitis in November and had significant brain swelling as a result.


  14. Does Your Vagina Need a Personal Trainer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | American Baby

    You've probably heard of kegel exercises - movements meant to help strengthen your pelvic floor. Tone up those muscles that support the uterus, bladder, and bowels, and you can likely improve some of the discomforts of late pregnancy, like leaking urine and hemorrhoids.


  15. How to Embrace Cloud Billing Safely By @AriaSystemsInc | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    The benefits of cloud billing can be irresistible. Always-on availability, flexibility, elastic scalability, low cost, global reach.


  16. Back Pain: Natural Ways to Get ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | US News & World Report

    About half of American adults experience persistent back pain at some point during a given year, but 90 percent of the time they don't need surgery to treat it. In fact, 70 percent of back pain sufferers get better within three months - regardless of whether they get physical therapy or diagnostic imaging to determine the cause.


  17. Allied Healthcare Professional Liability InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Investopedia

    Professional liability insurance that provides coverage for medical professionals who are not physicians. Allied healthcare professional liability insurance is often purchased by nurses, physicians' assistants, midwives, dentists, physical therapists, and medical technicians.


  18. Nikki Marshall ready to 'move on' following retirement from Portland Thorns, professional...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    When the Portland Thorns sprint out onto the field at Providence Park for their home opener on April 11, a familiar face will be missing from their back line. Former Thorns defender Nikki Marshall announced on Feb. 9 that she would be retiring from professional soccer .


  19. Scientists are still mystified by one of runners' most common complaints: the side stitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    To kick off the new year, I decided to take on a unusually ambitious resolution: training for a half marathon. While I enjoy working out and usually exercise frequently, running has just never been my thing.


  20. Gage Paul is Home Sweet HomeRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Gage Paul is finally home. After battling a lethal case of MRSA and pneumonia, the 9-year-old Rochester boy returned home with his mother and father Monday night.