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2014-08-30 23:03:55

Hands-On Seminars is offering Physical Therapists the opportunity to sign up for courses at a discount through September 2nd Astoria, New York (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 August 28th, 2014: With the prevalence of head, back and shoulder pain in our society and the toll that takes on the individual as well as lost production costs, it’s vital that continuing education for physical therapists addresses this problem. In accordance with its goal to help physical therapists help others,...

2014-08-30 23:00:19

The Zensah® Compression Elbow Sleeve has become a best-seller within tennis and golf. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Zensah®, the leader in compression technology and comfort, has seen their compression elbow sleeve emerge as a best-seller within golf and tennis. Golfers and tennis players are able to get back to the activities they enjoy most by using the compression elbow sleeve to help treat elbow tendonitis pain. Golfer's elbow is a condition that causes pain on the...

2014-08-28 23:02:25

Pittsburgh- based Allegheny Health Network and Come Ready Nutrition have established a regional partnership designed to advance sports nutrition education, concussion awareness and goal planning for competitive young athletes, scholastic athletes and their families across western Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Allegheny Health Network and Come Ready Nutrition announced today a regional partnership designed to advance sports nutrition education, concussion awareness...

2014-08-28 16:26:47

NEW PROGRAM PREVENTS AND MENDS ACL DAMAGE CHICAGO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fall sports have begun and, for many young athletes, painful anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries will follow. According to a recent study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics, ACL injuries in athletes who are under 18 years of age have increased over the past two decades, especially among those who play football, soccer and basketball. The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons estimates that...

2014-08-26 23:17:58

Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society President John Moyer, LAT, ATC writes an article for the bi-monthly Training & Conditioning magazine. The article focuses on heat illnesses and their prevention, athlete education about heat illness, and instituting policies to protect student-athletes. Harrisburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The bi-monthly magazine Training and Conditioning (T&C) is distributed to many health care professionals including athletic trainers. The magazine...

2014-08-26 23:02:21

Top New Jersey physical therapy clinic, Raritan Physical Therapy, is pleased to announce the release of a new video detailing the successful working relationship between Raritan’s famed trainer Ivan Candelaria and the Cincinnati Bengals’ Mohamed Sanu. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 When Cincinnati Bengals’ wide receiver Mohamed Sanu met the most sought-after sports rehab specialist in the Northeast, Ivan Candelaria, it was a defining moment for both of them. Now that training...

2014-08-26 16:28:43

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced the appointment of Michael D. Snow as the company's president, CEO and board member effective September 1, 2014. Snow joined TeamHealth on April 22, 2013, as president, assuming responsibility for the company's operations, revenue cycle, administrative services, sales,...

2014-08-26 16:28:20

LONDON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:MediPoint: Sports Medicine - Global Analysis and Market Forecastshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/healthcare/medipoint_sports_medicine_global_analysis_market_forecasts.htmlMediPoint: Sports Medicine - Global Analysis and Market ForecastsSummaryThis report focuses on the sports medicine market, which includes implants and arthroscopic capital equipment. The orthopedic sports...

2014-08-26 08:31:15

Clinic available in Germantown beginning Sep. 2nd GERMANTOWN, Md., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shady Grove Orthopaedics is offering an after hours injury clinic at its Germantown location, 19735 Germantown Road, Suite 120. Patients who have suffered an injury or require orthopaedic treatment outside of regular office hours can be seen by a doctor or physician assistant Monday through Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., beginning September 2, 2014. Walk-ins are welcome, and no appointment is...

2014-08-19 16:25:41

CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the rising numbers of ACL injuries sustained by athletes of all ages, Accelerated Physical Therapy is now offering a complimentary ACL injury screen to help determine if an athlete is at risk for sustaining an ACL strain or tear. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120118/CG37630LOGO The 30-minute assessment is performed by a highly trained physical therapist specializing in preventing and treating ACL injuries, including strains and tears. The...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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