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The San Diego law firm provides statistics and advice to prevent falls by elderly adults in the care of nursing home facilities. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 18,
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A new study has found that THC, the psychoactive component in marijuana, can protect the brain from cognitive damage, especially following injury.
MOCNYC’s NBA Injury Watch, based on data from NBA.com, analyzes the injury of Mario Chalmers, whose shoulder sourness might be a disadvantage for Miami’s hopes of reaching the NBA finals.
St. Louis, MO based personal injury lawyers are now reviewing claims against Intuitive Surgical for complications and deaths allegedly related to robotic equipment.
MOCNYC’s NBA Injury Watch, based on data from NBA.com, draws special attention to injury of David West, who was out of practice before the Game 1 against Miami Heat. New
To Brace or Not to Brace, KORT Physical Therapist and Chevy Chase Clinic Director, Stephen Karam, PT, DPT answers the question.
Emergency medical practitioners train to respond to both adult and pediatric emergencies, and the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Program specifically provides instruction, education
Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...
A goaltender mask, referred to a goalie mask, is worn by an ice hockey, inline hockey, and field hockey goaltenders in order to protect them from injury. In 1959, Jacques Plante was the first to create and use a practical mask. It was made of fiberglass that was contoured to his face although it eventually morphed into a helmet/cage combination. However, the single full fiberglass mask is much more popular option due to its safety. This mask changed the way goaltenders played since it...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
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