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2014-04-16 23:13:28

The Boulder Derby Party will host their third annual event to benefit Front Range Hippotherapy. The event will include live races, auctions, music and more. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 It just wouldn’t be a Kentucky Derby party without Bluegrass and horse racing and the Boulder Derby Party is excited to bring both to Folsom Field at the University of Colorado at Boulder on May 3, 2014. Tickets to the third annual Boulder Derby Party are on sale now and will include all food, mint...

2013-11-25 23:00:31

North American Seminars receives California Board Approval for six physical therapy continuing education courses online. North American Seminars is a national provider of continuing education for physical therapists, occupational therapists and physical therapy assistants. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Effective as of November 2009, all physical therapists and physical therapy assistants licensed in the State of California must accumulate the required number of hours of...

2013-10-31 23:32:54

In partnership with over 600 top medical facilities, North American Seminars presents over 300 live physical therapy continuing education courses throughout the world. These evidence based continuing education courses are designed to deliver the most current medical education to the rehabilitation professional, physical therapists, occupational therapists and assistants. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 There has never been a greater need for the rehabilitation professionals to...

2013-05-03 23:19:06

It´s time to get out the big hats and glad rags. This Saturday is the annual Boulder Derby Party to benefit the Colorado nonprofit Front Range Hippotherapy. Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 This weekend is the 139th renewal of the Kentucky Derby and with it is the 2013 Boulder Derby Party. The Boulder Derby Party benefits Front Range Hippotherapy, a Colorado 501c3 organization in the Boulder/Longmont area, that provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals...

2011-10-14 07:00:00

If old horses go to pasture, what do you do with old wood from a Thoroughbred horse farm? Pioneer Millworks reclaimed nearly 300,000 board feet of old Black & Tan Oak from large horse farms and re-milled it into flooring for the EquiCenter, a therapeutic horseback riding center dedicated to helping people with disabilities, at risk youth, veterans, and their families. Mendon, NY (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 If old horses go to pasture, what do you do with old wood from a Thoroughbred horse...

2007-04-23 06:01:55

To: HEALTH/MEDICAL EDITORS Contact: Rob Black of American Occupational Therapy Association, +1-301-641-4815, rblack@aota.org BETHESDA, Md., April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amputations, combat stress and traumatic brain injuries are just a few of the war injuries that Major Matthew St. Laurent has treated as a U.S. Army occupational therapist. Although he is currently assigned to a duty post at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, the New Hampshire native also has served on the front...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'