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2013-08-28 08:25:47

Procellera's® Microcurrent Technology Associated With Significantly Reduced Healing Times Compared to other Advanced Wound Care Modalities CHANDLER, Ariz., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new retrospective study published in the Journal of the American College of Clinical Wound Specialists,(1 )the use of Procellera(®) Antimicrobial Wound Dressing with its patented microcurrent technology was associated with significantly reduced healing times compared to other advanced...

2013-08-26 08:26:22

WEST ORANGE, N.J., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As the fall sport season kicks off, parents, coaches and trainers are focusing their attention on the safety of their players, but statistics show that injuries on the sidelines -- among cheerleaders -- rank almost as high as those that take place on the field. Cheerleading is the top sport for young female athletes, with more than 500,000 participating in high school programs alone. The sport has changed dramatically from the days of simple...

2013-08-23 23:20:18

The transvaginal mesh attorneys at Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP, a law firm dedicated to helping injured victims, provide an update for the first federal trials against C.R. Bard that are underway in the Southern District of West Virginia in the Multidistrict Litigation In re: C.R. Bard, Inc., Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2187, Case No. 10-md-2187). To date, there are over 29,000 cases filed in federal court against various manufacturers of transvaginal...

2013-08-22 12:27:45

Safe in Common Measures the Cost of Injury Prevention Against Alarming Rate of Healthcare Personnel Injuries NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Needlestick and sharps injuries affect more than half a million healthcare personnel every year, creating over $1 billion in preventable healthcare costs every year and an immeasurable emotional toll on millions of healthcare personnel, according to a Safe in Common review of U.S. healthcare industry statistics. Safe in Common (SIC)--a...

2013-08-14 16:26:06

Get the right fit with tips from orthopaedic foot and ankle MDs ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether you play on a court, run on pavement or exercise in a gym, you need the best athletic shoe for your favorite activity. Proper shoe style and fit can help you prevent foot, ankle and other injuries. But with so many types of shoes on the market, how do you choose what's right for you and your sport? (Logo:...

2013-08-07 23:17:30

Sports Injury Predictor provides fantasy football players an edge through injury probability for all NFL players that is updated weekly. (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 New website and app offer insight into NFL players’ chance of injury, rate of recuperation and more. Sports Injury Predictor, an offering that provides fantasy football fans with insight into NFL players’ likelihood of injury, launched today as a website with an app soon to follow. The new tool features probability scores,...

2013-08-06 23:26:03

Diabetics are at a heightened risk for foot wounds in the midst of the summer. Marc Kaplan of Save Rite Medical wants to make a statement on the dangers of improper wound care and offer tips about how to avoid ulcers. BROOKLYN, NY (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 With summer in full-swing, warm-weather inhabitants are frequently wearing sandals or even going barefoot to keep cool. Everyone loves the beach and having their toes in the sand, but Marc Kaplan, manager of Save Rite Medical, thinks that...

2013-08-06 23:00:29

New book reveals a more comprehensive understanding of children’s sports injuries and how to deal with them. Middlesex, United Kingdom (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Sport’s is becoming more popular as obesity is now more established in young children. However, the more children who participate in sport, the more injuries naturally will occur. Solomon Abrahams releases a simple guide to sports injuries in children and adolescents. His book, Sports Injuries in Children and Adolescents is...

2013-08-06 08:31:34

Female athletes eight times more likely to have knee injuries than male athletes WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Every 25 seconds, or 1.35 million times a year, a young athlete suffers a sports injury severe enough to go to the emergency room, according to a new research report released today by Safe Kids Worldwide. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2013-07-31 23:30:53

d’Oliveira & Associates has released an infographic about the different degrees of burns as well as current statistics. The firm works with burn lawyers who have experience handling these types of cases and there are no legal fees until their client receives a settlement or award. (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Summer is a great time to enjoy the sun, barbecue, have a bonfire, or watch fireworks. It is also a season where many people suffer burns. These types of injuries range in severity...