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2014-05-08 23:06:31

Made with 100% Merino Wool, Provides Year-round Support and Comfort Roanoke, Virginia (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Foot Levelers has introduced the newest in its line of Stabilizing Orthotics, the VersawoolTM featuring 100% Merino wool. Designed with premium comfort in mind, Versawool Stabilizing Orthotics offer year-round support, help regulate body temperature, fit into a variety of shoe types, and help eliminate foot odor. Exceptional for all-season support, Versawool helps warm the body...

2014-05-07 23:12:01

Santa Rosa Orthopaedics Foot and Ankle Program, led by Dr. Mark E. Schakel-- the only California board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon north of San Francisco-- provides a comprehensive array of treatment alternatives covering nonsurgical as well as surgical methods to overcome a patient’s pain and lost function due to an ankle injury. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Ankle fractures typically involve a partial or complete break in a bone and they...

2014-05-06 23:00:36

The Jewish Federation of the Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys will honor Western University of Health Sciences Founding President Philip Pumerantz, PhD, at its 2014 Honoring Community Leaders Brunch. Pomona, California (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The Jewish Federation of the Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys will honor Western University of Health Sciences Founding President Philip Pumerantz, PhD, at its 2014 Honoring Community Leaders Brunch. The brunch, to be held at 10:30 a.m....

2014-04-30 23:05:02

North American Seminars represents the top clinicians in the therapy profession and provides live and online continuing education courses. Advanced Evaluation and Treatment for the Functional Rehabilitation of the Foot and Ankle will be presented at Elite Physical Therapy located in Warwick, Rhode Island on October 18-19, 2014. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 This physical therapy continuing education course is presented over 2 days to provide intermediate to advanced levels of...

2014-04-30 12:31:12

Making your foot conform to your shoe comes with serious risks, say orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists ROSEMONT, Ill., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There's been a renewed interest in cosmetic foot surgery lately. Several so-called "Cinderella" procedures have gained new popularity as women try to wear a myriad of narrow, high-heeled designer shoes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100920/DC67758LOGO Women in the market for designer feet ask for procedures that...

2014-04-24 23:04:37

Back pain is a serious hindrance for many Vancouver area residents, and custom orthotics can provide relief. Backs in Action is happy to announce this new service for its clients. More information is available at http://www.backsinaction.ca. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Backs in Action has recently announced that it will be providing custom orthotics for residents in Vancouver area. Custom Orthotics are simple to describe but have a huge impact on a person's well-being. Backs...

2014-04-23 20:22:51

LONDON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Braces and Supports Market Outlook to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/asia_pacific_orthopedic_braces_supports_market_outlook_2020.html Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Braces and Supports Market Outlook to 2020 SummaryGlobalData's new report, "Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Braces and Supports Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market...

2014-04-20 23:02:08

Sport and Spine Rehab is teaming up with IM Custom to provide its Dynamic 3D Gel Foot Scanner technology to create foot orthotics in the Washington DC metro area. Rockville MD (PRWEB) April 20, 2014 Glen Hinshaw began bicycle racing in 1977 and continued racing on and off until 2005. He is a former member of the US Postal Service Masters Cycling Team. After years of extreme training and bike racing, Glen’s foot pain caused him to seek solutions in the area of foot care and custom...

2014-04-16 12:30:09

LAVAL, QC, April 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Ergoresearch Ltd (TSXV: ERG) announced today the successful completion of new scanner technology destined for the orthopedic industry. More accurate than traditional cast-making methods that rely on plaster bandaging, this technology means orthotists will no longer resort to plaster when applying casts. This newly developed technology is easy to use and very safe. Now any body part can be scanned in both 3D and in real time. Scanned files...

2014-04-14 23:06:56

Yolanda Ragland, DPM uses the Nextra® Hammertoe Correction System to provide pain relief for Ria, a school teacher and singer. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Most recently, Dr. Yolanda Ragland, a podiatric surgeon located in New York (http://www.fixyourfeet.net), examined her patient Ria and decided on a solution that would not only take the pain in her feet away, caused by hammertoe deformity, but also help make them beautiful again. Dr. Ragland decided that the Nextra®...


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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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