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2014-06-04 16:24:02

Shriners Hospitals for Children and NASCAR Driver David Ragan provide tips for families to stay "On Track for a Safe Summer" TAMPA, Fla., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, 40 percent of all injury-related emergency room visits and 42 percent of all injury-related deaths happen between May and August.* Additionally, one in four children ages 14 and younger will sustain an injury that requires medical attention. The good news is that most of these injuries are preventable with...

2014-06-04 08:30:30

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Indian Wound and Tissue Management Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/healthcare/indian_wound_tissue_management_market.html In 2012, the Indian market for wound and tissue management was valued at $2.89 billion, a 7.4% increase over 2011.The wound and tissue management market includes wound closure devices, moist dressings, antimicrobial dressings, interactive dressings,...

2014-06-03 23:00:50

HMHP Wound Care Centers and Hyperbaric Medicine, members of the Healogics network, are participating in the first Healogics National Wound Care Awareness Week June 2 to 6. Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 HMHP Wound Care Centers and Hyperbaric Medicine at St. Elizabeth, St. Joseph and St. Elizabeth Boardman, members of the Healogics network, are participating in the first Healogics National Wound Care Awareness Week June 2 to 6. The HMHP Wound Care Centers are among nearly 600...

2014-05-29 23:07:08

South Florida patients and employers tapping into local urgent care for more widespread physical therapy options. West Palm Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 South Florida’s leading urgent care provider, MD Now Urgent Care, is revolutionizing medical practice with convenient physical therapy that fills a growing need in Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, and Broward counties. MD Now currently offers physical therapy at its West Palm Beach, Greenacres, West Boynton Beach, East Boynton Beach and...

2014-05-29 12:26:26

New King-Devick Vision Test Accurately and Objectively Evaluates Athletes to Determine 'Removal from Play' OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As youth-related sport injuries continue to rise, today's Healthy Kids and Safe Sports Concussion Summit at the White House addressed one major area of concern - the importance of concussion detection. Leaders from the Veteran Distribution Company, based in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., participated in the summit to discuss the...

2014-05-28 16:21:05

Safety Program to Work Collaboratively with OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falling Hazards in Construction RED WING, Minn., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Safety, the global leader in fall protection for construction and other high-risk fields, announced today the launch of its Every Worker, Every Time effort -- a national five-day fall protection and training program focused on the company's mission to bring every worker at height home safely, every workday. The...

2014-05-27 23:11:12

In Collaboration with Platinum Partner Physion, Dr. Kostas Gives Students in Sao Paolo, Brazil Hands-On Experience in Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy Sao Paolo, Brazil (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Dr. Kostas Rizopoulos from Hands-On Seminars, in collaboration with Physion, has just completed teaching a highly successful seminar in Myofascial Trigger Point therapy to Physical Therapists in Sao Paolo. As part of their goal to enhance and further the profession of physical therapy, Hands-On...

2014-05-22 08:30:52

Eye physicians volunteer to provide exams and care at no out-of-pocket cost for seniors through EyeCare America SAN FRANCISCO, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Ophthalmology - the world's largest association of eye physicians and surgeons - is issuing seven tips to help older adults take care of their eyes as they age to ensure longer independence and wellbeing. The Academy is offering the advice as part of its efforts to support the National Eye Institute's...

2014-05-21 23:15:27

Ways And Exercises To Prevent Sports Injuries Like Sprain And Strain, a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers a wide range of preventive strategies for sports injuries. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Sports injuries can happen when people exercise or play sports. Ways And Exercises To Prevent Sports Injuries Like Sprain And Strain, a new report created by Preeti Verma on the site Vkool.com, shows simple and easy tips and advice on how to avoid sports injuries such as sprains and...

2014-05-16 23:05:48

Sports medicine is now provided by Healthpointe at all Healthpointe locations throughout Southern California. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Sports medicine is now provided by Healthpointe at all Healthpointe locations throughout Southern California. Our doctors treat orthopedic injuries, which not only derive from sports, but can also result from the home or workplace. For sports-related injuries, Healthpointe’s sports medicine doctors work closely with athletes. Doctors treat...


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