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2014-07-05 23:02:32

In an Effort to Increase Awareness of the Efficacy of Manual Physical Therapy, Hands-On Seminars of Astoria, NY Will be Awarding Over $100,000 in Scholarships to Qualified PTs Astoria, NY (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 The Center Disease Control reports addiction and overdose deaths related to painkillers are on a steep rise with nearly three out of four prescription drug overdoses having been caused by opioid pain relievers. These drugs were involved in over 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010 (the...

stress can feed insomnia
2014-07-04 05:25:11

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It's not what you do, it's the way that you do it. This is the major finding of a new study investigating the link between stress and the development of insomnia. “Our study is among the first to show that it's not the number of stressors, but your reaction to them that determines the likelihood of experiencing insomnia,” stated lead author Vivek Pillai, PhD and research fellow at the Sleep Disorders and Research Center at...

2014-07-03 12:09:17

The JAMA Network Journals Bottom Line: A clinical trial found a reduction in seizures and improvement in related symptoms, including depression and anxiety, in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) who were treated with cognitive behavioral therapy informed psychotherapy (CBT-ip) with and without the medication sertraline. Authors: W. Curt LaFrance, Jr., M.D., M.P.H., of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, R.I., and colleagues. Background: PNES is...

2014-07-03 11:54:27

Lifespan New treatment manual targets psychogenic nonepileptic seizures A new study led by a Rhode Island Hospital researcher has found that a cognitive behavior therapy-informed psychotherapy significantly reduces the seizures in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES), a conversion disorder present worldwide and that affects up to 400,000 people in the U.S. The study led by W. Curt LaFrance Jr., M.D., M.P.H., director of neuropsychiatry and behavioral neurology at...

2014-07-01 23:03:54

BreakThrough Physical Therapy Is Proven To Get Employees Back On the Job More Quickly, Effectively Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 BreakThrough Works, BreakThrough Physical Therapy (BTPT)’s worker’s compensation line of services, is proud to provide North Carolina’s workforce with workplace injury experts at a fraction of the average treatment cost. Through BreakThrough Works, BreakThrough Physical Therapy delivers hands-on manual physical therapy to treat injuries due to...

2014-06-30 23:17:29

For the last several months, Simple Recovery, one of the leading drug and alcohol addiction treatment centers in Southern California has been providing their clients with an exciting new therapy termed “Drama Therapy,” aimed at helping clients to recover and rebuild from the devastating effects of addiction, and they say they have been amazed by the results. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Earlier this year, the team at Simple Recovery was approached by Alexis Maron MA,...

2014-06-30 23:11:29

Tidewater Physical Therapy is an independently owned outpatient practice with more than 30 clinics spread across Southeast and Central Virginia, as well as three Performance Centers in Suffolk, Newport News and Gloucester, Va. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to welcome Stephen Carlson to its corporate team as its new Information Technology Manager. Tidewater Physical Therapy is an independently owned outpatient practice with more than 30...

2014-06-30 20:22:26

In Addition to MLD, the Multi-Specialty Practice has Just Added New Therapists and Additional Services SINGAPORE, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Urbanrehab: Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Specialists, a multi-specialty practice based in Singapore, has just announced the addition of several new services, including Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD), Auricular Therapy, and others. In order to provide these innovative services to their clients, Urbanrehab Pte Ltd has hired...

2014-06-27 23:09:23

Heartwood Center for Mind Body Spirit, a holistic healthcare community based in Evanston, has recently doubled their capacity and launched their unique business model for providing integrative wellness services at their 1818 Dempster Street location. They offer a unique business model that incubates practitioners, therapists, and business owners with their own offices. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Heartwood Center for Mind Body Spirit, a holistic healthcare community based in...

2014-06-27 23:08:56

Daytop New Jersey Celebrates Expansion of Pittsgrove, NJ Treatment Center for Adolescents (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Daytop New Jersey held a groundbreaking ceremony June 18, 2014 for the expansion of the Daytop NJ Salem County facility. The expanded outpatient & administration building in Pittsgrove, NJ will create more resources for adults and adolescents struggling with addiction. During the ceremony, Conrad Peclet, a 17 year Manchester Township High School senior shared the harrowing...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'