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2014-02-16 23:00:55

New findings on why skeletal muscle stem cells stop dividing and renewing muscle mass during aging points up a unique therapeutic opportunity for managing muscle-wasting conditions in humans, says a new University of Colorado Boulder study. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 New findings on why skeletal muscle stem cells stop dividing and renewing muscle mass during aging points up a unique therapeutic opportunity for managing muscle-wasting conditions in humans, says a new University...

2014-02-13 23:29:21

CEU360.com now provides access to online continuing education and training for the rehabilitation staff of Texas based company, Rehab Synergies, LLC. Plano, TX (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 CEU360.com, the most advanced team learning solution available, has announced a contract signing with Rehab Synergies, LLC. This partnership permits Rehab Synergies to provide an expansive catalog of on-demand educational opportunities for their staff of therapists. The partnership empowers the Texas based...

2014-02-12 23:30:03

The newest version of the ZeroG Gait and Balance Training System (Version 2) has many innovative features which are the first of their kind in the rehabilitation field. Some of the new features of ZeroG V.2 include an anticipatory balance program with biofeedback and the integration of Google Glass. Ashburn, VA (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Aretech, LLC announced today it has released Version 2 (V.2) of the ZeroG Gait and Balance Training System, which was unveiled last week at the American...

2014-02-11 08:34:03

ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for PM&R announces the 2014 winter cycle recipients of research grant awards in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation Neil Segal, MD (University of Iowa) will receive the Ossur Prosthetic / Orthotic Research Grant for his study on the effect of arch orthoses on tibial rotation and tibiofemoral contact stress. Symptomatic knee osteoarthritis is one of the most common disabling conditions in the...

2014-02-10 23:04:47

The Foundation for Physical Therapy recently announced that it has raised $3 million to fund a Center of Excellence, dedicated to training physical therapists in health services research. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that it has raised $3 million to fund a Center of Excellence, dedicated to training physical therapists in health services research. “Thank you to all who participated in our fundraising push last year to...

2014-02-06 23:04:13

Home Care Assistance of Columbus invites caregivers, clients and community members to participate in “The Walk to Okinawa,” a simulated trek from Columbus, Ohio to Okinawa, Japan. (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Home Care Assistance, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, invites members of the Central Ohio community to register for the “Walk to Okinawa.” Registrants will receive a free pedometer to track their steps each day as the entire group makes its way...

2014-02-05 23:31:54

KORT Physical Therapy has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky for the 10th consecutive year. (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 For the 10th consecutive year, Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team (KORT) has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky by the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management (KYSHRM) and the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. According to KYSHRM, winner’s rankings will be announced on Thursday, April 24, at an awards dinner at the...

2014-02-04 23:27:53

A promising new advocacy fundraising program, PT4PT, is set to launch on February 4, 2014 in Florida, with its national debut at the APTA CSM show in Las Vegas, NV. (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 PT4PT, a new advocacy fundraising program for physical therapists, will make its Florida debut on February 4, 2014. The concept is simple: most PTs need electrodes in their daily practices, agreed a group of physical therapists. They decided to use the proceeds from the sales of high-quality...

2014-01-23 23:04:44

Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital provides up to $50,000 in college scholarships to students with disabilities living in the Chicago-area. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Each year, Marianjoy awards scholarships to students with disabilities to help them pursue educational programs at accredited two- and four-year colleges and universities or vocational-technical schools in the United States. Applications for this scholarship are now being accepted. The Marianjoy Scholarship Program...

2014-01-22 23:22:46

Sports Physical Therapy of New York and MedBridge announce partnership to leverage evidence-based education to improve patient outcomes. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Sports Physical Therapy of New York (SPTNY), a prominent outpatient physical therapy clinic with 21 locations across New York State, is pleased to announce a new partnership with MedBridge, the rehabilitation industry’s leader in evidence-based online continuing education. The partnership provides powerful...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.