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FLORHAM PARK, N.J., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Naldemedine, an investigational peripherally acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist (PAMORA) under development by Shionogi & Co., Ltd., met
The "Petrick Sustainable Health System" is a groundbreaking new method of sustainable health. After 18 years of research and experience with patients from all walks of life, Dr.
How best to treat and recover from complicated hip injuries is a growing field in orthopaedic medicine.
Grand Opening of the Spine & Athlete Performance Center Today TUCSON, Ariz., March 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BODYCENTRAL PHYSICAL THERAPY holds the open house event for the Spine &
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LAS VEGAS, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kappa Delta Sorority and the
WASHINGTON, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With pain affecting more Americans than diabetes, heart disease, and cancer combined and the use of pain medications growing, The Mindfulness Center,
--Company to host conference call today at 8:00 AM EDT-- WAYNE, Pa., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: EGLT) ("Egalet"), a fully integrated specialty pharmaceutical
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
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 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 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 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 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...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.