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2013-09-16 23:26:10

Specifically designed for spinal curvature issues, the Acta-Back® Wheelchair System increases comfort and support for users with kyphosis, scoliosis and lumbar problems.

2013-07-26 11:19:51

According to a new study, led by University of Texas at Austin anthropologists Gabrielle A. Russo and Liza Shapiro, the 9- to 7-million-year-old ape from Italy did not, in fact, walk habitually on two legs.

'Reversal Cells' Prepare For Bone Formation During Bone Remodeling
2013-06-06 21:09:31

By analyzing biopsy specimens from patients with postmenopausal osteoporosis and primary hyperparathyroidism, investigators have begun to pay increasing attention to "reversal cells," which prepare for bone formation during bone remodeling.

2013-06-03 23:16:31

June is National Scoliosis Awareness Month. Stoughton, MA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 The National Scoliosis Foundation (NSF) recognizes and celebrates the

First Gene Associated With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Identified
2013-05-13 07:56:20

Researchers from the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences in Japan have identified the first gene to be associated with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (also called AIS) across Asian and Caucasian populations.


Word of the Day
onomatope
  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
The word 'onomatope' is a back-formation from 'onomatopoeia'.
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