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More Kids' ER Visits Doesn't Mean Worse Injuries | dailyRx

More Kids' ER Visits Doesn't Mean Worse Injuries | dailyRx | RPI | Scoop.it
dailyRx is the leading provider of medically reviewed health news and medical information with tips that are actionable and easy.
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Do you think that the recent increase in kids ER visits is due to an increase in kids sports injuries? Here’s what one recent study suggests:

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Physical Therapy to Relieve Neck Pain

Physical Therapy to Relieve Neck Pain | RPI | Scoop.it
Learn about the various types of physical therapy that can help you get rid of neck pain. How will physical therapy help you find neck pain relief? (Have you Tried Physical Therapy to Relieve your Pain?
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Useful tips and info

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More research being done toward multiple sclerosis cure - Aiken Standard

More research being done toward multiple sclerosis cure - Aiken Standard | RPI | Scoop.it
More research being done toward multiple sclerosis cure
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Among the treatments, there are medications to aid with the disease symptoms and different types of therapy available such as physical, occupational, cognitive and vocational.
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Physical Therapy: Learning from NFL Injury Reports - THE pt GROUP

Physical Therapy: Learning from NFL Injury Reports - THE pt GROUP | RPI | Scoop.it
Physical Therapy: Learning from NFL Injury Reports - THE pt GROUP - Sunday listening to injury reports - sidelining professional athletes for entire seasons (Physical Therapy: Learning from NFL Injury Reports http://t.co/K2AJTRD4el...
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Physical therapists explain how you can get better, faster - Dallas Morning News

Physical therapists explain how you can get better, faster - Dallas Morning News | RPI | Scoop.it
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Nearly 2 million people receive physical therapy every day, a number that's likely to increase as the population ages.
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Getting better is the most important part of PT

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The Rise of Robotics for Physical Therapy

The Rise of Robotics for Physical Therapy | RPI | Scoop.it
Robotics is coming to the physical therapy market. As prices of robotic devices drop and demand for them to assist with physical rehabilitation rises, startups are planning major roll-outs of medical-robotics products to clinics and homes nationwide.
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The Best Way to Teach Kids Math and Science? Zombies | Underwire | Wired.com

The Best Way to Teach Kids Math and Science? Zombies | Underwire | Wired.com | RPI | Scoop.it
A new program from Texas Instruments, and championed by Blossom herself Mayim Bialik, is designed to teach students about math, science, engineering, and technology using the model of a zombie outbreak.
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Wait what? Zombies can teach us something?! Better let the Walking Dead cast in on the secret

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7 startups using Microsoft Kinect for online physical therapy | mobihealthnews

7 startups using Microsoft Kinect for online physical therapy | mobihealthnews | RPI | Scoop.it

Physical therapy is approaching a crisis, according to Dr. Kourosh Parsapour, founder and CEO of 5plus, a startup working on building digital health physical therapy tools. The specialty is experiencing provider shortages at the same time as the need for physical therapy and rehabilitation services increases — as the baby boomer generation ages.

 


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Treadmill Training After Spinal Cord Injury Promotes Recovery When ... - Science Daily (press release)

Treadmill Training After Spinal Cord Injury Promotes Recovery When ... - Science Daily (press release) | RPI | Scoop.it
Treadmill Training After Spinal Cord Injury Promotes Recovery When ...
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The research is published in the Aug. 7, 2013, issue of The Journal of Neuroscience.
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Get fit and get better! Treadmill training seems to have some big support here

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Physical Therapy for Tendonitis: The Elbow - THE pt GROUP - pain

Physical Therapy for Tendonitis: The Elbow - THE pt GROUP - pain | RPI | Scoop.it
Physical Therapy for Tendonitis: The Elbow - THE pt GROUP - pain, irritation of elbow tendonitis - overuse - tennis, golf, factory workers - repetitive actions stress (Physical Therapy for Tendonitis: The Elbow http://t.co/TUQwAFcmp8...
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If you're getting Tendonitis, you better come in to the physical therapist. But just in case, here this is

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How to Protect Your Knee to Help Avoid Cartilage Loss and ...

How to Protect Your Knee to Help Avoid Cartilage Loss and ... | RPI | Scoop.it
[3, 4, 5] Recent research in a multicenter, randomized, controlled study of 351 patients suggests physical therapy is comparable in results to surgery for meniscal tears. [6] Of these 351 patients, 70 percent that were assigned ...
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The knee is one of the most stressed joints. Make sure you're taking care of it

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