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2014-03-31 23:04:45

North American Seminars a national provider of online continuing education for PT introduces Evaluation and Treatment of the Foot and Ankle. This new PT online continuing education course is available on DVD and online. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Evaluation of the Foot and Ankle is a new PT Online Continuing Education Course from North American Seminars. Physical Therapists will learn how to perform an effective differential diagnosis process for foot and ankle problems. In...

2014-03-31 16:25:49

Diana Sahakian of Stay Fit Physical Therapy & Core Wellness, Inc. , Mount Prospect, IL has been honored with a recognition by Chicago Magazine in its selection of "Chicago's Outstanding Physical Therapists & Occupational Therapists." MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2014 issue of Chicago Magazine published by Tribune Company. Diana Sahakian was selected for the following honor: "Chicago's...

2014-03-31 08:30:36

ROSEMONT, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (FPM&R) and Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals are partnering in the development of a new research grant. The Mallinckrodt Acute Pain Management Research Grant will offer up to three grants of $10,000 each in 2014 for research on the use of acute opioids by physiatrists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, with special consideration given to outcomes research....

2014-03-29 23:02:36

The Redcord treatment program offered by Manhattan Physical Therapy is suitable for patients with a variety of conditions, including back and neck pain. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 Manhattan Physical Therapy and Pain Center is pleased to employ the only 2 Redcord certified physical therapists in New York City. While the Redcord therapy has been in use for several years at Manhattan Physical Therapy helping patients achieve relief from chronic pain, the owners have recently decided...

2014-03-28 23:21:58

PresenceLearning's April 16th, 2014 “Changing Minds” Webinar for Education Leaders Discusses How Online Counseling Fills Service Gaps San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Urban and rural school districts nationwide struggle to find the qualified staff and resources they need to provide the psychological, counseling and social work services they are required to provide to students who need them under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). With the rise in...

2014-03-27 08:35:07

Partners HealthCare and Rady Children's Hospital using innovative Microsoft Kinect-based physical therapy system SAN DIEGO, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reflexion Health, Inc., developer of a software platform for rehabilitation medicine, today announced it has closed a $7.5 million Series A Preferred Stock financing, with the Gary and Mary West Health Investment Fund. Reflexion Health will use the proceeds of the financing to further develop "Vera(TM)," its Microsoft Kinect-based...

2014-03-26 23:04:13

Home Care Assistance is recognized as one of the top home care agencies in North America based on client satisfaction. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Home Care Assistance, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is honored to receive the 2014 Home Care Pulse and Best of Home Care Endorsed National Provider awards. As a Home Care Pulse and Best of Home Care Endorsed National Provider, Home Care Assistance is recognized as one of the top home care businesses in North America...

2014-03-26 23:00:53

The Abbey at Westminster Plaza’s luxury retirement community opens The Health and Wellness Building on May 19. Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The Health and Wellness Building will open on May 19. The new health and wellness center includes rehabilitation services through on-site home health. Visitors to the Center for Health and Wellness can find the latest technology in a state-of-the-art Hydro Therapy Pool by HydroWorx. The Abbey at Westminster is proud to be the only retirement...

2014-03-26 23:00:29

Infinity Rehab – a leading provider of post-acute contract therapy – has announced it will hold its first Mountain Symposium in Denver, CO on Saturday, May 17, 2014. The event, held at the Red Lion –Denver Southeast, is a chance for practicing therapists to earn continuing education credits and network. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Infinity Rehab’s annual Northwest Symposium – held yearly in Portland, OR – is the largest continuing education event in the region for...

2014-03-26 08:29:39

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month WEST ORANGE, N.J., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There are many ways to protect our brains from injury, such as always wearing a seat belt when in a car or a helmet when playing certain sports. It's equally important to protect the health of our brains by staying physically and mentally active, especially as we age. "Like muscles and bones, our brains need regular exercise and proper nutrition to remain fit and healthy," said Monique Tremaine, Ph.D.,...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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