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2014-06-17 12:26:05

Para-equestrian champion Rebecca Hart proves that having a disability doesn't derail your dreams. UNIONVILLE, Pa., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Born with a very rare genetic condition called hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) that keeps her from walking across a room unaided, six-time U.S. National Champion para-equestrian rider Rebecca Hart has set her sights on winning Gold at the 2014 AllTech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 (WEG) in Normandy in August. After winning her sixth...

2014-02-28 23:31:41

Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists’ (ANS) neurosurgeon, Dr Zampella, discusses new treatment options for chronic neurosurgical illnesses within functional neurosurgery. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS) announced today advanced treatment options for their patients through Functional neurosurgery. Functional neurosurgery consists of new and innovative procedures used to treat chronic illnesses such as epilepsy, spasticity, pain, and...

2013-12-17 23:26:22

Company powers first online forum exclusively for targeted drug delivery. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Pentec Health, Inc. introduced the Targeted Drug Delivery Network today at the 17th annual North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS) Conference in Las Vegas, NV. This represents the first ever, secured, online forum exclusively focused on healthcare professionals that utilize implanted drug delivery systems to treat severe pain and spasticity. The Targeted...

2013-11-30 23:01:44

North American Seminars, a national provider of continuing medical education courses for PT, PT, PTA and OTA, will present Spasticity, Abnormal Tone and Recovery Strategies in Dallas, Texas on January 18-19, 2014. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 This two-day advanced physical therapy continuing education course on Spasticity, Abnormal Tone and Recovery Strategies is designed to provide progressive concepts to the medical professional involved in the rehabilitation management of the...

2013-09-29 23:00:23

North American Seminars introduces an advanced physical therapy continuing education course on spasticity. This course will be pre-approved for continuing education for PT, PTA, and OT throughout the United States and Canada. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 This two-day advanced physical therapy continuing education course is designed to provide progressive concepts to the medical professional involved in the rehabilitation management of the spinal cord-injured patient with...

2013-07-09 23:01:19

A recent Saturday Evening Post article illustrates the growing campaign to raise awareness for Botox as an effective treatment for muscle spasticity. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Beverly Hills says that the public benefits from being made aware of Botox’s medical uses. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 According to a June 27, 2013 Saturday Evening Post article, titled “Henry Winkler on Botox, Mom, and Fishing for Trout,” most people have a limited appreciation of Botox,...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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