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DPT, Iraq Veteran and Eating Disorder Survivor Theresa Larson Publishes "Warrior"

SAN MARCOS, Calif., May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Theresa Larson, a 2012 Doctor of Physical Therapy graduate from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS), an institution that emphasizes rehabilitative and health science education through innovative classroom education, is the author of the newly published "Warrior" (HarperOne, 2016), a memoir that chronicles her journey to wellness and her internal fight with body image issues at home and ...

Posted on: May 05, 2016
eWellness to Sponsor APTA Physical Therapy Private Practice Section Annual Conference

CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - May 3, 2016) - eWellness Healthcare Corporation (OTCQB: EWLL) is the first physical therapy telemedicine company to offer insurance-reimbursable real-time distance monitored treatments. The company is pleased to announce that it will be a Level 1 sponsor of the Private Practice Section (PPS) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) annual conference in order to ignite a nationwide marketing and sales effort of the Company's PHZIO platform. The 2016 PPS ...

Posted on: May 04, 2016
Education Resources Inc. Offers New Training for Mealtime Success

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (PRWEB) MAY 03, 2016 -- Approved continuing education provider Education Resources Inc. is offering a new course that explores the growing problem of food refusals and nutritional deficiencies. The couse addresses self-regulation, socio-cultural and emotional perspectives while incorporating conventional nutrition, oral-motor skills, sensory processing and behavioral techniques. Medical conditions affected by food refusals include obesity, diabetes, autism spectrum disorders, ...

Posted on: May 03, 2016
Solace Home Healthcare Partners with Enterprise Fleet Management

DENVER, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Solace Home Healthcare, a Denver-based home health company specializing in the niche market of pediatric and adult home healthcare, is partnering with Enterprise Fleet Management to offer company vehicles to its growing team of nurses and therapists."Our work would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of our team of qualified nurses and therapists who provide in-home health services to clients throughout the ...

Posted on: May 02, 2016
Women May Benefit from Fall Screening at Any Age - Study to be Presented May 3

New York, N.Y. - April 27,2016 - Physical therapists should consider screening women for fall risks, according to a study that was presented at the Touro College Research Day show.Organized by the Touro Research Collaborative, Touro College Research Day is being held from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Touro College of Pharmacy campus at 230 West 125th Street in Harlem.Current practice guidelines recommend that everyone over ...

Posted on: April 28, 2016
Post Acute Medical Acquires HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Beaumont

MECHANICSBURG, Pa., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Post Acute Medical, LLC, (PAM) recently announced that it will acquire HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Beaumont, 3340 Plaza 10 Boulevard, Beaumont, Texas, from HealthSouth.PAM expects to complete the acquisition by June 1 and will rename the hospital the PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Beaumont. The 61-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital employs 128 medical professionals and staff and provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient ...

Posted on: April 27, 2016
New Study Highlighting Corrected Error Video vs. Physical Therapy

Newswise - Dallas, TX - April 19, 2016 - Today, Jennifer Hopp, MD, presented her research "Corrected Error Video vs. Physical Therapy Instructed Home Exercise Program: Accuracy of Performing Therapeutic Exercises" at the 25th Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine in Dallas, TX.The conference, with more than 1,600 sports medicine physicians attending from throughout the United States and around the world, explores current decisions, controversies as well as best ...

Posted on: April 26, 2016
Bioness® Releases Second Generation Of BITS®

VALENCIA, Calif., April 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bioness Inc., a provider of cutting edge, clinically supported rehabilitation therapies, has announced the second generation release of the Bioness Integrated Therapy System (BITS®). BITS 2.0 is designed to address the changing dynamics of the rehabilitation market by improving clinician efficiency with automated progress reports, personalized therapy programs and standardized outcome measures. The new BITS Reports Module calculates key performance ...

Posted on: April 25, 2016
PT Solutions Announces Two New Chicagoland Locations

ATLANTA, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PT Solutions, a physical therapy practice offering a comprehensive suite of therapeutic services, has announced the opening of locations in Aurora and Salt Creek, Ill., expanding its footprint in Chicago's suburbs.The practice now has 91 clinics in a growing network of locations that includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Kentucky, Louisiana and Tennessee. PT Solutions has 13 locations in the Chicago area."Part of our mission is to get out the word ...

Posted on: April 21, 2016
Results Physiotherapy Expands Into Texas

CEDAR PARK, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 19, 2016) -  Results Physiotherapy announced the opening of its first clinic in the Austin, Texas area. Located in Cedar Park (1335 East Whitestone Blvd., Suite O-100), the new clinic marks the organization's move into Texas, bringing its commitment to clinical excellence and unique physical therapy to the state.Unlike traditional physical therapy, therapists at Results utilize an innovative hands-on approach, which yields faster pain relief and longer lasting ...

Posted on: April 20, 2016
VerteCore "Lift" Indiegogo Campaign Shows Strong Demand

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 18, 2016) - VerteCore Technologies reported today that its first week of Indiegogo crowdfunding has raised almost 30% of its fundraising goal. The funds raised on Indiegogo will be used to pay for its first production run that will manufacture enough FDA Class 1-cleared medical devices to fulfill all customer orders beginning June 2016.In addition, VerteCore will begin negotiations with large retail outlets including Wal-Mart, Costco, Target, Dicks Sporting Goods, ...

Posted on: April 19, 2016
Chiropractic Clinic Offering Treatments For Back Pain and Sciatica Following Car Accident

AUSTIN, Texas, April 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roy A. Logan Chiropractic Clinic is educating clients on common injuries and key treatments for back issues and sciatica following auto accidents. Roy A. Logan Chiropractic Clinic serves the Austin, Round Rock and Cedar Park areas of Texas with chiropractic services and treatments.Back pain and sciatica are often experienced following car accidents. Generally, reports of back pain are extremely common, with 80% of people experiencing it at ...

Posted on: April 18, 2016
UTSA professor Creates Virtual Reality Game for Multiple Sclerosis

(April 14, 2016) -- John Quarles, an associate professor of computer science at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), has developed a new virtual reality method of aquatic physical therapy. Quarles's game, "Shark Punch," was made with everyday items like smart phones and dive masks and is as therapeutic as it is entertaining."I'd been considering the idea of an aquatic game for a while," Quarles, who has multiple sclerosis, said. "In rehabilitation, there aren't really any virtual reality ...

Posted on: April 17, 2016
Cahouet Center Streamlines Access To Comprehensive Parkinson's Care

Approximately 50,000 Americans are diagnosed with Parkinson's each year with more than half a million Americans affected at any given time. However, experts say these figures are tricky because of symptoms that may go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed.What is clear is that successful treatment of the disease requires a clear and coordinated plan and services. People with complex, chronic illnesses, such as Parkinson's, benefit from care provided by an interdisciplinary healthcare team. Collaboration ...

Posted on: April 16, 2016
New In-house Training Offered to School Districts

Approved continuing education provider Education Resources Inc. is pleased to offer comprehensive in-house training opportunities for school districts and other education organizations in addition to its course selection, related to the entire healthcare continuum. Leading experts Debra Dickson, John Pagano, Anne Buckley-Reen, Stacey Szklut, Trish Montgomery, Randy Fedoruk, June Smith and Sara Harvey provide cutting edge continuing education courses on the latest topics in schools. Issues ...

Posted on: April 14, 2016
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