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2012-12-03 04:20:53

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SpecOps Communications, a full-service strategic communications agency, announced today that veteran journalist and digital content expert John Gaffney will direct the agency's digital practice. The agency, created by Adam Handelsman in October 2012, is built on the special operations model; elite teams of communications experts should not be bound by the confines of a big-firm mentality; freethinking, creativity, self-motivation and cost-efficiency are...

2009-09-04 18:01:05

Holding a child in your lap while going down a playground slide could increase the risk the child will suffer a broken leg, doctors in Mineola, N.Y., warn. Many parents think it is actually safer to hold their toddler while going down a playground slide, but this study may prove otherwise, Dr. John Gaffney, an orthopedic surgeon, said of Winthrop University Hospital's findings. During 11 months of study, doctors at Winthrop found 13.8 percent of tibia fractures in children occurred while...