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2011-01-27 07:00:00

WESTERVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Roger Garcia launches an incredible book titled, Aged to Perfection, Anti-aging, Wellness & Weight Loss with Bioidentical Hormones. Dr. Garcia is a certified anti-aging specialist who has spent his career developing what all doctors want for their patients: the route to a future of vibrant health and longevity. He journeyed through the bro ken bodies and spirits of hospital emergency rooms, family practices, addiction centers and...

2011-01-25 04:00:00

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Society of Pain Management Providers (www.Flspmp.org) commends the Florida Board of Medicine (Michael Chizner, M.D., Chair / Larry McPherson, Executive Director) and the Florida Board of Osteopathic Medicine (Joel Rose, DO, Chair / Anthony Jusevitch, Executive Director) in their issuances of Pain Clinic regulations / Standards of Care. These regulations went into effect on November 8, 2010 for Doctors of Osteopathic medicine...

2010-12-01 00:41:04

Health Link Medical Center is a non-surgical spine center that offers alternatives to surgery for pain management. Their new website offers an extensive informational resource for new and existing patients to help find solutions to pain. San Diego, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) November 30, 2010 Health Link Medical Center, a specialist in San Diego and Oceanside non-surgical pain relief and overall pain management, has announced the debut of a new website, HealthLinkMedicalCenter.com. The new website...

2010-10-27 11:18:00

Physicians Need to Discuss Substance Abuse with Older Patients SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Loneliness coupled with pre-existing alcohol and drug habits are among the reasons why older adults turn to controlled substances in their golden years. Since seniors often take prescription medication for chronic illnesses, it is important they disclose any drug or alcohol consumption to their physicians in order to avoid any interactions or complications in treatment....

2010-10-26 13:27:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many patients with diabetes might make a phone call or send an e-mail to communicate with their physicians outside of scheduled office visits but the majority of patients are not willing to pay for these services, according to research presented at the American Osteopathic Association's (AOA) 115th Osteopathic Medical Conference & Exposition, known as OMED 2010 Unified, in San Francisco. In a sample study of 300 patients with diabetes,...

2010-10-25 18:29:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Until recently, running shoeless has had little more than a fringe following of enthusiasts. However, new research and the popularity of "five finger" shoes--a minimalist shoe that fits the foot like a glove--has barefoot running striding into the mainstream. Robert S. Gotlin, DO, director of orthopaedic and sports rehabilitation in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, discussed the pros and...

2010-10-25 14:47:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thomas J. Gravina of Haverford, PA was honored by Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine at a reception on Thursday, October 14 for his generous support of the College and its Healthcare Centers. A trustee of the College since 2004, Mr. Gravina has a special passion for PCOM's Healthcare Centers. Located in economically challenged areas of the Philadelphia region, the Centers provide essential medical care for over 30,000 residents...

2010-10-25 09:30:00

American Osteopathic Association Survey Shows That More Than a Quarter of Men Say They Don't Need a Physician At This Point in Their Lives SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Open up and say "ah" might not be words heard often by men, particularly those younger than 30. According to a new men's health survey by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), less than 63% of men ages 18 to 29 say they have visited a primary care physician in the past year, compared to more than...

2010-10-13 16:11:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bernard Bernacki, DO, and his wife, Mary, hosted a reception on Thursday, Oct. 7, at the Pittsburgh Athletic Association for Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine alumni, leadership, prospective and current students and local university and hospital administration. The evening celebrated the College's history of educating western Pennsylvania students and its continued commitment to the region. "PCOM is a Pennsylvania school,"...

2010-10-06 06:00:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're living in pain, you're certainly not alone. According to a new survey released today by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) nearly 70% of Americans report that they, or someone they care for, have experienced pain during the past 30 days. While Congress declared 2000 to 2010 the "Decade of Pain Control and Research," chronic, or reoccurring pain still affects more Americans than cancer, diabetes and heart disease combined. In fact, more than...


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