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Business Insurance
Remote rehab tools could cut comp costsA mix of remote and in-person physical therapy visits could lower costs for wor
Remote rehab tools could cut comp costs
Business Insurance / Posted 2 days ago
A mix of remote and in-person physical therapy visits could lower costs for workers compensation payers while delivering the same results to injured workers as traditional care. Pre-recorded physical therapy videos may be more practical than live... Read more
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Time
Past Winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee: Where They Are Nowby television personality Ed Sullivan. (Right: Willard Widerberg, selected Teac
Past Winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee: Where They Are Now
Time / Posted 2 days ago
by television personality Ed Sullivan. (Right: Willard Widerberg, selected Teacher of the Year by the National Education Association.) Name: William Cashore, 76, East Greenwich, R.I. Winning word: Transept (n. “the section forming the short arm... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Fibromyalgia vs. CFS, differences in symptoms, causes, and treatmentis actually an expression of the other. Fibromyalgia affects a greater amount
Fibromyalgia vs. CFS, differences in symptoms, causes, and treatment
Bel Marra Health / Posted 3 days ago
is actually an expression of the other. Fibromyalgia affects a greater amount of people than CFS, with five million Americans living with fibromyalgia compared to only one million living with CFS. But the line between fibromyalgia and CFS is... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Deadly disorder: Why is chronic anorexia so hard to treat?rate of people with anorexia is one of the highest of all psychiatric illnesses
Deadly disorder: Why is chronic anorexia so hard to treat?
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
rate of people with anorexia is one of the highest of all psychiatric illnesses, according to studies cited by the American Association of Suicidology. The National Eating Disorder Information Centre suggests an estimated 10 per cent of... Read more
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Hamilton News
Deadly disorder: Why is chronic anorexia so hard to treat?rate of people with anorexia is one of the highest of all psychiatric illnesses
Deadly disorder: Why is chronic anorexia so hard to treat?
Hamilton News / Posted 4 days ago
rate of people with anorexia is one of the highest of all psychiatric illnesses, according to studies cited by the American Association of Suicidology. The National Eating Disorder Information Centre suggests an estimated 10 per cent of... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
There is hope for survivors to healcan be learned or expanded to moderate the long-term impact of traumatic stress
There is hope for survivors to heal
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
can be learned or expanded to moderate the long-term impact of traumatic stress on the body, mind and spirit. The American Psychological Association defines resilience as "the process of adapting well in the face of adversity, trauma,... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Multiple sclerosis vs. stroke, differences in symptoms, causes, and treatmentsas many lifestyle habits can be implemented to lower your risk.Multiple scleros
Multiple sclerosis vs. stroke, differences in symptoms, causes, and treatments
Bel Marra Health / Posted 7 days ago
as many lifestyle habits can be implemented to lower your risk.Multiple sclerosis vs. stroke: U.S. prevalence Over 400,000 Americans are diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and roughly 200 new cases are diagnosed each week. Multiple sclerosis cases... Read more
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The Helena Daily World
Doris Ann Miller-Aubry ObituaryDoris Ann Miller Aubry, a longtime New Orleans physical therapist and educator,
Doris Ann Miller-Aubry Obituary
The Helena Daily World / Posted 8 days ago
Doris Ann Miller Aubry, a longtime New Orleans physical therapist and educator, peacefully passed away at her home on Sunday, May 15, 2016. She was 86 years old. Posted May. 18, 2016 at 10:10 AM Doris Ann Miller Aubry, a longtime New Orleans... Read more
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The Forward
How Morley Safer’s Jewish Upbringing Inspired His Quest for Decency and Justiceinterviews, where Safer’s purring, polished baritone voice and weighty presence
How Morley Safer’s Jewish Upbringing Inspired His Quest for Decency and Justice
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
interviews, where Safer’s purring, polished baritone voice and weighty presence impressed, like a very highly paid therapist peering from batrachian eyes. He emitted leading questions, never flinching even when replies lacked candor, as... Read more
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Business Wire
PokitDok Launches Digital Eligibility and Pricing Estimate Services for Prescription MedicationsMINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In its mission to power the business of healthcar
PokitDok Launches Digital Eligibility and Pricing Estimate Services for Prescription Medications
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In its mission to power the business of healthcare, today at the American Telemedicine Association Annual Conference, PokitDok introduced a suite of Pharmacy Benefit and Eligibility tools. Through three new Application... Read more
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TribLIVE
Music therapy helps patients keep calm, connectedconnected | TribLIVE Used as therapy, music can help address a person's phys
Music therapy helps patients keep calm, connected
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
connected | TribLIVE Used as therapy, music can help address a person's physical, emotional, cognitive and social needs. The American Music Therapy Association notes distinctions with the use of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
W.Va. recognizes Apraxia Awareness Day(Photo courtesy of Crystal Wallace) Tomblin's proclamation coincides with the
W.Va. recognizes Apraxia Awareness Day
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
(Photo courtesy of Crystal Wallace) Tomblin's proclamation coincides with the nonprofit Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America's national recognition, intended to bring awareness of the condition to more people. The day... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Buyer Beware: Surprise medical bills a burden for patientshundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars, in surprise fees after going to an in
Buyer Beware: Surprise medical bills a burden for patients
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 16 days ago
hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars, in surprise fees after going to an in-network hospital. Steve Parker is a physical therapist in Richardson. Over the years, he’s owned several PT clinics and says he understands the intricacies of... Read more
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The Advocate
Measure to widen access to physical therapists clears Louisiana House panelA bill that would allow patients direct access to physical therapists rather th
Measure to widen access to physical therapists clears Louisiana House panel
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A bill that would allow patients direct access to physical therapists rather than first requiring a physician’s referral cleared a Louisiana House panel Wednesday. The House Health and Welfare Committee approved the measure 9-5. The vote followed... Read more
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The Advocate
Measure to widen access to physical therapists clears Louisiana House panelA bill that would allow patients direct access to physical therapists rather th
Measure to widen access to physical therapists clears Louisiana House panel
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A bill that would allow patients direct access to physical therapists rather than first requiring a physician’s referral cleared a House panel Wednesday. The House Health and Welfare Committee approved the measure 9-5. The vote followed nearly four... Read more
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The Advocate
Measure to widen access to physical therapists clears House panelA bill that would allow patients direct access to physical therapists rather th
Measure to widen access to physical therapists clears House panel
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A bill that would allow patients direct access to physical therapists rather than first requiring a physican’s referral cleared a House panel Wednesday. The House Health and Welfare Committee approved the measure 9-5. The vote followed nearly four... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Stroke Awareness Month: Road to Recoveryattention right away and was life-flighted to a hospital in Sacramento. Soon, h
Stroke Awareness Month: Road to Recovery
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 days ago
attention right away and was life-flighted to a hospital in Sacramento. Soon, he began his road to recovery undergoing physical therapy. "His left side was of course compromised, however he was still able to get around and move around with the... Read more
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Raw Story
The new eugenics: Why blaming mental illness and addiction on genetics is so damagingharmfully ignoring cultural and social differences and individual change. Adam
The new eugenics: Why blaming mental illness and addiction on genetics is so damaging
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
harmfully ignoring cultural and social differences and individual change. Adam Cohen’s book, Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck, chronicles the horrors of the eugenics movement. It focuses on the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Degrees conferred during PSU Hazleton graduationevening during Penn State Hazleton’s 46th annual commencement ceremony held in
Degrees conferred during PSU Hazleton graduation
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
evening during Penn State Hazleton’s 46th annual commencement ceremony held in the Dr. Thomas M. Caccese Gymnasium in the Physical Education Building. Director of Academic Affairs Elizabeth J. Wright presented the candidates to Chancellor Gary M.... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Surviving Summit: Rethink your core to find relief from back painrelatively good for fitness, shifting your focus from ab-only exercises to over
Surviving Summit: Rethink your core to find relief from back pain
Summit Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
relatively good for fitness, shifting your focus from ab-only exercises to overall core strength will greatly improve your physical health and performance. Back issues are pretty darn common. According to a survey conducted by the American... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
PMH announces Annette Schnabel as president/CEOuntil his retirement on Jan. 15, 2017. He will be responsible for board project
PMH announces Annette Schnabel as president/CEO
Bureau County Republican / Posted 28 days ago
until his retirement on Jan. 15, 2017. He will be responsible for board projects including his role as an Illinois Hospital Association Board member and working with the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network. Tony Sorcic, hospital board chair,... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Can alternative therapies improve scoliosis?the spine, affects about 2 to 3 percent of the population, or about 6 to 9 mill
Can alternative therapies improve scoliosis?
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 30 days ago
the spine, affects about 2 to 3 percent of the population, or about 6 to 9 million people in the country, according to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. Manley knew she had to do something, but she says she couldn't swallow the... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Torturing of Mentally Ill Prisonerswere far more qualified than she was to determine how to maintain order. At a
The Torturing of Mentally Ill Prisoners
The New Yorker / Posted 1 months ago
were far more qualified than she was to determine how to maintain order. At a morning staff meeting in June, 2011, a psychotherapist at Dade named George Mallinckrodt aired a different view. The previous day, Mallinckrodt announced, an inmate had... Read more
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Slate
These Women Went to Christian Counseling Centers for Help. That’s Not What They Found.for an eating disorder. While there, she said she’d dreamed that her grandmothe
These Women Went to Christian Counseling Centers for Help. That’s Not What They Found.
Slate / Posted 1 months ago
for an eating disorder. While there, she said she’d dreamed that her grandmother’s boyfriend had molested her. “Christina’s therapist told her that dreams were God’s way of showing hidden trauma,” her mother says. After graduation she moved in with... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsMassage therapist joins Dr. Mel Youngs Wellness Spa Dr. Mel Youngs, D.C., P.A
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 1 months ago
Massage therapist joins Dr. Mel Youngs Wellness Spa Dr. Mel Youngs, D.C., P.A., has announced one of the newest additions to her healthcare team, Melanie Aguila, a licensed massage therapist. Aguila has been a massage therapist for over 12 years... Read more

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