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  1. The Injury Zone: Hip ExercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    We're going to finish up our coverage on the hip by discussing some mechanics of the hip and why some develop pain during running. We are then going to discuss and demonstrate some exercises for the hip that we use often with our runners to emphasize stability.

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  2. MIFRD RecognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Coastal Breeze News

    Everyday members of the Marco Island Fire-Rescue Department risk their lives to help those in need and peril, and recently a number of them were recognized for their valiant efforts. In September, MIFRD Chief Mike Murphy received a letter from Walter Kopka, chief of Collier County Emergency Medical Services, informing him that 16 members of his crew were being honored with a Phoenix Award by the Collier County Bureau of Emergency Services.

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  3. Parkinson's Association offers gift for donationRead the original story

    Wednesday | Culver City Times

    The Parkinson's Association is offering a special gift for donations this holiday season. Each donation of $125 or more will receive the Complete Parkinson's Exercise Rejuvenation System - The BrainballFX - absolutely free.

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  4. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Wednesday | North Country Now

    "If I am working with a person who is recovering from a stroke, I know that I can count of the speech and physical therapist to work with me to come up with creative ways to help our patients achieve their goals," Prouty said. "The patient has a team of caregivers, not just one perspective."

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  5. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation studied for stroke rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News Today

    Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are trying to help patients who have suffered a stroke to improve arm movement by stimulating the brain using a device called a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulator . By using TMS to reduce brain activity on the side that was not injured by the stroke, the injured side may have a better chance of recovering.

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  6. New book 'Little Hinges' explains GospelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    "I want readers to know that we are living in a fallen world for sure, but we don't have to fall with it," Merrick says. "God has special plans for His people, and His door is still open."

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  7. Cary Physical Therapy continues partnership with Norge Ski ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    For a second year, Cary Physical Therapy continues to partner with Norge Ski Club of Fox River Grove. The ongoing mission is to increase performance and improve safety of the junior program members.

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  8. Olathe East football player works to recover from brain injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KMBC-TV

    Every journey begins with a first step, and for football player James McGinnis, that first step has been a big one. He spent 10 weeks at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln.

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  9. 5 Essentail Pieces of Gear That Can Prevent InjuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Men's Journal

    New body-balancing tools allow you to identify and fix aches, pains, and muscle weaknesses. Here is some of the best.

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  10. Physical therapists partner with Free Health ClincRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The record Online

    A bit of magic happens every third Tuesday of the month at the Northern Neck Free Health Clinic's Phyllis F. Smith Building in Kilmarnock.

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  11. My SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Sand Trap

    Yesterday me and my dad went to the driving range and hit a bucket of balls. He didn't do so well with my clubs, I was swinging a lot more consistently.

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  12. New amputee eager for his first Turkey TrotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Andrew Seelhoff decided to have his right leg amputated above the knee after years of pain and repeated surgeries in Denver for his rare condition. The Oceanside ninth grader has decided to start his new life by entering the Turkey Trot 5K, with his team of physical therapists, family, friends and supporters from the Challenge Athletes Foundation.

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  13. Wearable Patient Sensor Significantly Reduces Pressure Sore RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Rehab Management

    The expenses associated with hospital-acquired pressure sores may be dramatically reduced as a result of a new sensor that patients can wear. Findings from a Veterans Affairs quality improvement project found that use of the device, manufactured by Pleasanton, Calif-headquartered Leaf Healthcare, boosted compliance with hospital turn protocols increased to 89%.

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  14. OrthoCarolina adds second office in MooresvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Business Journal

    Northshore Orthopedics & Sports Medicine of Mooresville has joined Charlotte-based OrthoCarolina, giving OrthoCarolina its second location in the Mooresville area.

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  15. Free ACL Injury Screenings Offered At Indianapolis Area Accelerated Physical TherapyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Sys-Con Media

    Injuries to the ACL are on the rise among young athletes. One study shows a 400 percent increase in sports-related knee injuries over the past 10 years, raising a red flag among physicians, physical therapists and athletic trainers.

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  16. Theralase Releases Annual General Meeting VideoRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | BayStreet.ca

    "), held on November 14, 2014. The presentations were conducted by Theralase President and CEO, Roger Dumoulin-White and Dr. Lothar Lilge, Professor in the Department of Medical Biophysics University of Toronto and Senior Scientist, Ontario Cancer Institute, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network ") anti-cancer division, while Dr. Lilge presented on the scientific and preclinical data supporting the recent advances in the PDT division.

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  17. Ohio State researchers study repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for stroke rehabilitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Medical News

    Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are trying to help patients who have suffered a stroke to improve arm movement by stimulating the brain using a device called a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulator . By using TMS to reduce brain activity on the side that was not injured by the stroke, the injured side may have a better chance of recovering.

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  18. How Do I Choose A Running Shoe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Examiner.com

    Runners are often overwhelmed by the amount of shoes there are to choose from, and have a difficult time finding the ones that will benefit them the most. When choosing a type of running shoe it is important to take into account the shape of your foot and your running mechanics.

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  19. C.J.: Kalil, rhymes with chill, was not cool while making contact with a heckling Vikings fan's hatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Star Tribune

    Tell that to the heckler whose furry hat was knocked off by Kalil as he left the stadium Sunday after the Vikings' 24-21 loss to the Packers. Deadspin.com has the video: http://tinyurl.com/pwgemvq.

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  20. Physical therapy clinic opens Boguslowska brings 22 years of experience to Beeston Hill facilityRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The St. Croix Chamber of Commerce continued its ribbon-cutting events, celebrating the opening of a new physical therapy clinic on the island. The open house and ribbon cutting on Friday was part of the chamber's newly organized program to highlight new business ventures popping up across the island.

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