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  1. Conservative Treatment Normalizes Head Shape in Most Infants with...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    Newswise - March 2, 2015 - More than three-fourths of infants with skull flattening related to sleep position achieve normal head shape with conservative treatment-without the need for helmet therapy, reports a study in the March issue of Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryA , the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons . With the addition of helmet therapy for infants with persistent skull flattening, multidisciplinary treatment for positional cranial deformity has a success rate of over 90 percent, according to the new research by ASPS Member Surgeon Frank A. Vicari, MD, and colleagues of Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

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  2. Conservative treatment normalizes head shape in most infants with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    March 2, 2015 - More than three-fourths of infants with skull flattening related to sleep position achieve normal head shape with conservative treatment--without the need for helmet therapy, reports a study in the March issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery , the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons . With the addition of helmet therapy for infants with persistent skull flattening, multidisciplinary treatment for positional cranial deformity has a success rate of over 90 percent, according to the new research by ASPS Member Surgeon Frank A. Vicari, MD, and colleagues of Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

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  3. Get fit, not hurt, when runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    But any new routine can quickly be derailed by an injury. So a couple of folks who regularly see new runners and running-related injuries are offering some advice for those who are ready to lace up their shoes and hit the pavement.

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  4. Three hospitals jointly accredited as FIFA Medical Centre of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    Three hospitals--Kobe University Hospital, Hyogo Prefectural Rehabilitation Central Hospital, and Meiwa Hospital--were jointly accredited as a Federation Internationale de Football Association Medical Centre of Excellence. On January 29, an official inauguration ceremony took place at Sysmex Hall in the Kobe University School of Medicine located inside Kobe University Hospital.

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  5. JungleBoards.com Announces New Career Center and Job Board Exclusively for School PsychologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    JungleBoards.com, a leading career resource for healthcare professionals, has announced the launch of its newest career center dedicated to school psychology professionals. The newly launched SchoolPsychJobs.com is the newest member of the JungleBoards.com family of career resource websites.

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  6. Business Briefs: Port Angeles physical therapist earns certificate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    Olympic Medical Center Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation's Lisa Hu has earned certification as a pelvic rehabilitation practitioner. Hu has been with OMC as a general practice physical therapist since January 2003.

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  7. Meet Me Monday: Michelle Garner assists former military at Veterans HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kinston Free Press

    Michelle Garner has only been working at the North Carolina State Veterans Home for six months, but has already made a great impression. Garner, who lives in Goldsboro, started working at the Kinston Veterans Home as a certified nursing assistant before being promoted to her current position as an activity assistant.

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  8. When Rest is the Only SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Christianity Today

    If I were to compile a list of the hardest parts of ministry, I'd top it with the fact that the work is never done. Manufacturers get to check off each product built as "complete."

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  9. Therapists balk at limitations under new AIU contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    Some of the occupational and physical therapists employed by the Allegheny Intermediate Unit and working in the Allegheny County's suburban schools said new contract provisions imposed on them Feb. 1 are making it difficult to handle their student load and to make a living. A $1.1 million deficit in the special education program, uncovered in the AIU's annual independent audit, prompted the agency to convert the full-time, salaried therapists to hourly employees, who will lose their health benefits as of July 1. Under their new contract, the therapists are permitted to bill only for the time they spend directly with students.

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  10. Northfield Senior Center brings in experts on agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    Local seniors can learn safe driving from a former military driving instructor, find out how to adapt their home to keep out of assisted living facilities, and learn what their in-home-care options are in a Senior Center symposium series.

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  11. Can you recommend a really good physical therapist in NYC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ask MetaFilter

    I'm having some ongoing low back pain and sciatica. Miserable! I'd like to find a really good physical therapist in NYC, ideally someone who's really up on pain science -- and NOT someone who's just going to cart out a bunch of textbook exercises, especially while they're attending to three other clients! Maybe Feldenkrais will be of help.

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  12. Performing artists are rehearsing - at the gymRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    Like many classically trained musicians who have been honing their talents since kindergarten, Andrew Bogard never made physical fitness a priority. "The emphasis in our education puts us in a small four-walled practice room for a majority of the time," Bogard said.

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  13. Detroit Tigers Links: Faster, V-Mart visits, bullpen nearly setRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Motor City Bengals

    Oct 5, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez during batting practice before game three of the 2014 ALDS baseball playoff game against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports The Detroit Tigers pledged to be a faster team in Brad Ausmus ' first year as manager and they showed in last Spring Training that they would indeed run.

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  14. Third Annual Professional Physical Therapy Symposium Offers Students...Read the original story

    Sunday | PRWeb

    For the third consecutive year, Professional offered a complimentary student symposium. The symposium, with 130 students in attendance, was held at the Professional Athletic Performance Center in Garden City, NY, included five lectures and a hands-on live demonstration We take great pride in mentoring young Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants, and feel it's equally important to give back to our profession.

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  15. U.K. Way Ahead in Dementia AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bangor Daily News

    I get tons of email about dementia everyday. I signed up for it though. Much of it comes from those folks across the ocean in England.

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  16. Oscar has success at WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The West Milford Messenger

    After suffering a life threatening spinal injury where Oscar was paralyzed from the neck down, he not only bounced back to compete in the Westminster Dog Show in New York City - but also won the 2015 title of Best of Breed. “This is his second competition and first time winning,” said Diane Polito of West Milford and owner of Ch Jonricker Prince Oscar.

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  17. Rehabbing V-Mart to run on anti-gravity treadmillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Detroit Tigers

    For the second time in three days, Victor Martinez made an early appearance at Tigers Spring Training without doing much activity. He won't have to wait long to come back and do something.

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  18. Exercising CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    They say hitting the gym with a partner can reduce stress and boost your overall well-being. It also is a good tool for motivation.

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  19. Introducing Destigmatizing DementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Bangor Daily News

    Let me see. Where do I begin the journey of raising awareness of dementia? And how the heck can I help reduce the stigma associated with it? This could take a whole lot of blog posts.

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  20. Let's Hear It for Founders Who've Collectively Raised $18.9MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Women 2

    We're still riding the excitement from our Women 2.0 Awards and we thought it couldn't get any better. But we were wrong! It's amazing to see even more founders and innovators in the Women 2.0 community raise millions on millions upon even more millions to make their big ideas come to life.

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