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VertaLoc Inc offers the VertaLoc LITE Back Brace, which has removable abdominal and back support panels that are designed to provide spinal support and help patients relieve lower back pain.
Research suggests 30 minutes of physical activity 6 days a week, regardless of its intensity, is linked to a 40% lower risk of death among older adult males.
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A course offered through MedBridge Inc provides key information regarding how to address the many issues that can accompany the rehabilitation of ACL and PCL injuries.
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Chattanooga, A DJO Global company, offers the OptiFlex S Shoulder CPM, built to provide anatomical motion for the shoulder with enhanced patient comfort, compliance, and added beneficial outcomes.
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Researchers studying the therapeutic potential of low-level vagus nerve stimulation suggest that low-level activation of either motor or sensory vagus nerve bundles can help diminish inflammation.
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According to new research from UC Davis Health System and published online in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, osteoporosis screening is too common among low-risk women, but not common enough among high-risk women.
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The FDA has cleared BrainScope Company Inc’s Ahead 200 device for adjunctive assessment of traumatic brain injury (TBI), according to a recent news release from the company.
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SwimEx Inc recently announced the addition of Sari Cattoni to its sales team.
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The RockNRoller, marketed by RockTape USA, is a foam roller featuring a roller texture designed to palpate tissues rather than compressing, releasing tight fascia, improving blood flow, and relaxing muscles.
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A $6 million expansion of the Memorial Hospital West Outpatient Rehabilitation Center in Pembroke Pines, Fla, part of the Memorial Rehabilitation Institute, was recently unveiled during an open house event at the facility.
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Isokinetics Inc offers CanDo Closed Cell Exercise Mats, which are designed to offer comfort, be ideal for yoga, exercise, and Pilates-style workouts, and are made to be durable enough for commercial use in health and fitness clubs.
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A free, May 28 webinar aims to provide attendees key tips on developing a sustainable, successful business model for an aquatic therapy clinic.
A company news release recently announced that Drive Medical’s Harvey Diamond, Chairman of the Board and CEO, is a finalist for the Ernest & Young (EY) Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Award in the New York Region.
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During the BayCare Sports Medicine Conference, experts will discuss key topics that can impact athletes over age 40 from their fitness goals.
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Research suggests that there may be a relationship between concussions experienced among NFL players during game play that led to unconsciousness, and key differences in their brain structures later in life.
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Yoga may serve as a key tool for preventing or potentially reversing the impact of chronic pain on the brain, says an NIH official.
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According to a recent study, after making some small changes in their quality-improvement procedures, clinicians were able to use MRI scans to diagnose stroke patients prior to providing acute treatment, within 60 minutes of hospital arrival.
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A study published recently in The Lancet suggests that weak grip strength could be linked with shorter survival and a greater risk of having a heart attack or stroke, and it may be a stronger predictor of death than systolic blood pressure.
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Exercise, including activities of short duration and low intensity, may provide life expectancy benefits for older adults, according to recent research.
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A study published recently in Emergency Nurse suggests that portable ultrasound could be a useful and efficient way for emergency clinicians to detect the presence of minor fractures in patients presenting to a minor injuries unit.