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New Research Analyzes Trampoline Fractures On Children
2014-04-28 03:40:14

Indiana University Trampoline accidents sent an estimated 288,876 people, most of them children, to hospital emergency departments with broken bones from 2002 to 2011, at a cost of more than $400 million, according to an analysis by researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine. Including all injuries, not just fractures, hospital emergency rooms received more than 1 million visits from people injured in trampoline accidents during those 10 years, boosting the emergency room...

2014-04-25 23:09:42

Special Event in Astoria, NY: Well-known Orthopedic Surgeon Gives Talk on Conquering Your Knee Arthritis Astoria, New York (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 After a long, cold winter, many people suffering from knee arthritis are looking for ways to alleviate pain. In response to this need, Hands-On Physical Therapy of New York dedicated their latest bi-monthly “Help You Help Yourself” Wine and Cheese event to the subject of Conquering Your Knee Arthritis. This educational event, held at their...

2014-04-23 23:05:35

Located in the Halifax Building across from the Sentara Leigh Hospital at 6161 Kempsville Circle, the Kempsville clinic features comprehensive physical therapy services, an orthopedic clinical specialist, Temporomandibular Disorders treatment programs, pain management, dry needling, balance and fall prevention, custom orthotics and Wii-hab. Norfolk, Va. (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that it has named Pete Elser, PT, MSPT, OSC the Clinical...

2014-04-22 23:16:52

The series of free seminars in May includes four morning sessions on injury prevention, nutrition, cross training and sports performance for runners. Newport News, VA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Calling all runners! Have a nagging pain? Injury? Perhaps just some questions you need answered as you gear up for races this season. Tidewater Physical Therapy and its Performance Centers, in conjunction with Point 2 Running Company, will host a free runners’ education series through May in Newport...

2014-04-21 23:09:28

From May 5 through 8, leading up to National Women’s Health Week, Tidewater Physical Therapy and its Newport News Performance Center will host a series of health and fitness classes to help women live life stronger. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Being a well woman is a state of mind, the Office on Women’s Health from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services tells readers at womenshealth.gov. “It's being as healthy as you can be. And, most importantly,...

2014-04-18 23:01:13

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. This book is about stroke and recovery and is an inspiring journey which has already helped countless others deal with their stroke recovery. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Did you have a stroke? Or did your family or friend have a stroke? Then you understand how the world suddenly changes for stroke survivors and their family and friends. Stroke happens quickly. Once it happens, it lasts. It changes the stroke survivor's life. It also...

2014-04-17 23:13:27

Physical therapists learn the latest in Clinical Musculoskeletal ultrasound techniques and applications. Astoria, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Astoria, New York, April 15, 2014: Musculoskeletal ultrasound is an imaging modality that can be used to evaluate nerve, tendon, muscle, ligament, and joint disorders and to guide therapeutic procedures. Use of this diagnostic tool is fast becoming the standard of care for visualizing the musculoskeletal anatomy and evaluating and managing joint...

2014-04-16 23:13:28

The Boulder Derby Party will host their third annual event to benefit Front Range Hippotherapy. The event will include live races, auctions, music and more. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 It just wouldn’t be a Kentucky Derby party without Bluegrass and horse racing and the Boulder Derby Party is excited to bring both to Folsom Field at the University of Colorado at Boulder on May 3, 2014. Tickets to the third annual Boulder Derby Party are on sale now and will include all food, mint...

2014-04-15 23:01:04

With the help of a bodyslant slant board you can redirect gravity's force to your benefit in a comfortable and safe way. Reversing gravity's pull on your body with the aid of the bodyslant slant board not only gives your outward appearance a lift--it does wonderful things for your internal health as well. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Evolution Health introduces two unique products: Newton Bodyslant and the Einstein Bodyslant. Slant boards have been popular in the natural...

2014-04-12 23:03:14

The Foundation will award a $2.5 million grant to the most qualified applicant to launch and manage the COE. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that it is accepting letters of intent to apply for funding from the Center of Excellence in Physical Therapy Health Services and Health Policy Research and Training (COE) until June 30. Institutions and health systems networks are encouraged to apply through the Foundation’s website. The...


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