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2015-03-25 04:21:09

Sixty-four percent of parents said their child had suffered upper extremity pain due to pitching LAS VEGAS, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study presented today at the

2015-03-24 23:01:53

New York Dynamic Neuromuscular Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy has now started offering acupuncture services to patients suffering from low back pain and other orthopedic disorders.

2015-03-24 12:32:34

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Chronic pain is an epidemic that affects an estimated 100 million Americans.

2015-03-24 12:32:05

System design enables true fusion for the relief of low back pain MINNETONKA, Minn., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyga Technology, Inc., a medical device company focused on the design,

2015-03-24 08:35:04

Pre-K and Kindergarten students celebrate Yoga Recess Day with special yoga class DALLAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- North

2015-03-24 04:26:36

Sex important for 70 percent of patients LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chronic low

2015-03-24 04:26:28

LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Diabetes and previous joint pain, along with a patient's overall physical health status, may predict

2015-03-23 23:01:21

RMS Medical Group brings a complete team of doctors working on a lien basis to injury victims in the

2015-03-21 23:00:59

Although trigger points, and their associated pain, are a part of life’s lesser aspects, a trained trigger point massage therapist can treat trigger points, helping to achieve swift pain relief.


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Cryosurgery
2013-04-30 10:04:11

Cryosurgery is the use of extreme cold to remove unhealthy and irregular tissues from the body. Cryosurgery is a non-invasive form of surgery that leaves hardly any scarring, has a low cost and minimal pain. When to Use Cryosurgery Cryosurgery has commonly been used to treat a lot of skin conditions; malignant and benign. It is also used to treat warts, moles, skin tags, solar keratosis, and Morton’s Neuroma. Liver cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, oral cancers, cervical disorders...

Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

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...

Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

Heat Therapy
2012-12-31 12:08:31

Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...

Palpation
2012-11-26 20:39:45

Palpation is a technique used by a physician or medical provider during a physical examination. By placing hands on a patient, data can be gathered that is otherwise unknown by visualization only. What Information it Provides Information such as the temperature of the skin, the moistness or dryness of the skin, the shape of a structure, the location of pain, the radiation of the pain, the quality of function, strength of a structure, amount of swelling, sensation, circulation and so...

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