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2014-03-25 23:29:36

Dangers associated with concussions are gaining unprecedented levels of respect by the athletic training community, according to cognitive neurologist Harry Kerasidis, M.D. who also gives his "Top 3 Keys For Concussion Management to Increase Compliance, Reduce Dangers." National Harbor, Maryland (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Dangers associated with concussions are gaining unprecedented levels of respect by the athletic training community, according to cognitive neurologist Harry...

2014-03-25 23:28:29

October 2013 & January 2014 courses have resulted in 100% of attendees passing the certification exam. (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The International Sports Professionals Association™ (ISPA) and Heartland Rehabilitation Services (HRS) held the second online training course for Rehabilitation Professionals in Workers’ Compensation. The second presentation of the course started on January 28, 2014 and ran for three consecutive weeks. The course offered an advanced level of training in...

2014-03-25 23:27:45

Steven W. Meier, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at La Peer Health Systems, explains Russell Westbrook’s most recent knee surgery and subsequent return to the court. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder are glad to have their all-star point guard Russell Westbrook back after undergoing a third surgery on his right knee. Westbrook had surgery on his right knee soon after suffering a meniscus tear in the first round of the 2013 playoffs. Because of unusual...

2014-03-25 20:21:40

HEALTHSOUTH RIOSA of San Antonio, TX has been honored with a recognition by San Antonio Business Journal in its selection of "Largest San Antonio Medical Hospitals." SAN ANTONIO, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the November, 2013 issue of San Antonio Business Journal published by American City Business Journals. HEALTHSOUTH RIOSA was selected for the following honor: "Largest San Antonio Medical Hospitals"...

2014-03-23 23:03:16

At Santa Rosa Orthopaedics, The Hand Center Dr. Mintalucci and Dr. Mazur lead an experienced team of physical and occupational therapists and together they bring the best outcomes to patients suffering from an array of hand and upper extremity conditions including Tennis Elbow. Santa Rosa, California (PRWEB) March 23, 2014 Athletes are not the only people who get tennis elbow. Many people who suffer from tennis elbow work or participate in activities that require repetitive and vigorous...

2014-03-20 12:32:31

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) today announced it will report results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2014, after the market closes on April 28, 2014. The Company will host an investor conference call at 9 a.m. ET on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, to discuss its results. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 877 587-6761 and giving the pass code 13329070. International callers should dial 706 679-1635 and give the same...

2014-03-19 23:33:53

A new review on the website abb2u.com emphasizes that The Tennis Elbow Solution Program can help users stop their elbow pain easily. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Tennis Elbow Solution Program is a new program that intends to help users stop their elbow pain permanently. Developed by Todd Scott, this simple program requires users to spend less than 7 minutes each day on addressing their problem. Thanks to this program, users will not need pills, injections, time-consuming and exhausting...

2014-03-18 08:31:51

Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center adds outreach clinic location HOT SPRINGS, S.D., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center will hold clinics at Fall River Health Services, located at 1201 Highway 71 in Hot Springs, beginning March 27. Patients who would like to schedule an appointment at the Hot Springs location are encouraged to call Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center at (605) 341-1414....

2014-03-15 23:04:08

The Youth Sports Safety Alliance, founded by the National Athletic Trainers' Association held its fifth annual summit in Washington DC this week with Dr. Jay Greenstein representing the American Chiropractic Association. Dr. Greenstein's Sport and Spine Rehab organization will also present safety awareness workshops at its locations beginning this month. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 The Youth Sports Safety Alliance is comprised of a group of organizations committed to...

2014-03-15 23:01:41

Researchers presented results today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Specialty Day in New Orleans that adolescents who have an Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction are more likely to demonstrate osteoarthritic changes later in life. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 Researchers presented results today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Specialty Day in New Orleans that adolescents who have an Anterior...


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  • A spider.
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