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Another Plus to Cardiac Rehab: Better Sex

director of research and education for the Exercise Medicine Clinic (CLINIMEX) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. "Regularly attending a cardiac rehabilitation program that will help to lose body fat ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Cardiac rehabilitation linked to improved sexual functioning and frequency

Philadelphia, December 6, 2018 - A new systematic review of the literature comparing the sexual health of patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD) who attended cardiac rehabilitation ... Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences, Cumming ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Michigan deer rehab facility may close if rules don’t change

There is no treatment for CWD and returning fawns to their county of origin is a solution that stops short of banning their rehabilitation altogether, she said. Leelanau Wildlife Care is the only place in northern Michigan that rehabilitates fawns ...

Source: Lexington Herald-Leader
Published: 02 Dec 2018

After a child's dire diagnosis, hope and uncertainty at the frontiers of medicine

It’s the best medicine,” my husband said ... with weeks spent in the hospital and an acute rehabilitation centre. Removing part of a tumour helped improve some symptoms.

Source: The Express Tribune
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Personal Fitness and Rehabilitation purchases Baptist Health Performance Training in Louisville

We will continue to focus on the sports medicine and orthopedic service line with our physicians, athletic trainers and physical therapists.” “We at Personal Fitness & Rehabilitation (PFR) are excited to forge forward to provide the best experience we ...

Source: KY Forward
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Effect of Cardiac Rehab on Sexual Health Unclear, Poorly Studied

Individuals stricken with heart disease can expect to improve numerous outcomes by attending cardiac rehabilitation, but how these programs will affect their sexual health remains an open question. A systematic review of 14 studies reported conflicting ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 07 Dec 2018

The team moved on to make a donation to the Accra Psychiatric Hospital and the Rehabilitation center right after Agreement was signed .

The team moved on to make a donation to the Accra Psychiatric Hospital and the Rehabilitation center right after Agreement was signed . Patients were excited to receive Boss baker beefroll , chicken roll and cake and Mr Geoffrey promised them that this is ...

Published: 12 Dec 2018

Michigan monastery takes meditation to rehab, prisons

Meditation is challenging for Brandon Navin. It feels like it goes against the whole way he's been taught to function in society, he said. "I feel as though I feel I have to be constantly stimulated," he told the Battle Creek Enquirer . "I feel as though I ...

Source: Lexington Herald-Leader
Published: 02 Dec 2018

Post Acute Medical rehab hospital opening in February

Post Acute Medical LLC will open a rehabilitation hospital in Dover in early February 2019. The 34-bed medical facility will employ 150 people. Jerry Smith/The News Journal/WOCHIT

Source: The News Journal
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Most COPD Patients Are Missing Out on Pulmonary Rehab Benefits

For patients living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), pulmonary rehabilitation can significantly improve well-being. But according to a recent study, few people living with COPD are getting the benefits of multifaceted rehab programs that ...

Source: Everyday Health
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Promise Healthcare Nets Extra $1.3M In Rehab Facility Sale

During a hearing in Wilmington, Promise Healthcare attorney Stuart M. Brown of DLA Piper said an auction had been conducted Monday for the Crestwood mental health rehabilitation facility in San Diego and that a competing bidder had submitted the highest ...

Source: Law360
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Cardiac Rehabilitation Devices Market Analysis 2018-2023 with Life Watch AG, Core Health and Fitness LLC, Amer Sports and Many by 2023

Some of the key players in The Cardiac Rehabilitation Devices Market are Life Watch AG, Core Health and Fitness LLC, Amer Sports, Ball Dynamics International, LLC, Mortara Instrument, Vonco Medical, The ScottCare Corporation, and others. Cardiac ...

Published: 07 Dec 2018

Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health Adopts MetTel Telehealth to Enhance Patient Care Patient Monitoring

NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health has selected MetTel's telehealth solution for IoT-connected Remote Patient Monitoring powered by Health Recovery Solutions (HRS), to reduce re-hospitalizations among high risk patients.

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Heather Getting Psychiatric Help Before Rehab: ‘A Hospital Is The Best Place For Her’

“She was supposed to go to rehab again, but there was a change of plan,” said the insider. PHOTOS: Booze, Pills & Violence! Inside Messy Heather’s Downward Spiral Before Domestic Violence ...

Source: Radar Online
Published: 30 Nov 2018

HealthSouth Western Hills Regional Rehabilitation Hospital to rebrand

PARKERSBURG — HealthSouth Western Hills Regional Rehabilitation Hospital will unveil a new name and brand as part of its company’s name change and rebranding initiative. Beginning Jan.1, the inpatient rehabilitation hospital will be known as Encompass ...

Source: Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Published: 09 Dec 2018

HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital gets a new name

HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital will have a new name Jan. 1. The inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Cumru Township will be known as Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Reading as part of the company’s rebranding. It will continue to ...

Source: Reading Eagle Company
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Exercises for Sprained Ankle Relief

A sprained ankle happens when bands of tissue called ligaments stretch or tear. Depending of the severity of the sprain, crutches may or may not be required and rehabilitation exercises may be recommended. Sprained ankle rehab exercises can include ...

Source: Bel Marra Health
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Coastline Behavioral Health – Orange County Offers the Best Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Services in Orange County

The drug and alcohol rehabilitation center has over its years of existence offered top-of-the-line addiction treatment services which are tailored towards the individual needs of its clients. As the top-rated addiction treatment clinic in Orange County ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Encompass Health announces plans to build its first inpatient rehabilitation hospital in South Dakota

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Encompass Health Corp. EHC, +1.40% formerly known as HealthSouth Corp., today announced plans to build a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, expected to be named Encompass ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Focus on drug treatments

The council has confirmed it funded the inpatient detoxification and residential rehabilitation in 2017/18 at a cost of £77,733. The majority – £71,976 – was for 10 part-funded positions. The remaining £5,757 was spent on fully-funded places for two ...

Source: Telegraph & Argus
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Benefits of cardio rehab; kids screen-time advice

She’s scared about a recommended cardio rehab program. What can I say to get her to go? -- Laura G., New York City A: Recovering from a heart attack can be challenging, not just physically, but emotionally. Cardio rehab helps with both aspects.

Source: Camden News
Published: 07 Dec 2018

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Source: Columbia Basin Herald
Published: 03 Dec 2018

Saint Francis Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Opens New Location in Sand Springs

The Saint Francis Health System recently celebrated its new Saint Francis Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation location in Sand Springs. The blessing for the Saint Francis Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation site at 235 S. Adams Road was November 9 and ...

Source: Tulsa World
Published: 14 Nov 2018

Winter Quarter 2019 Time Schedule

Enrollment and status (open/closed) were accurate when this page was created (12:03 am November 17, 2018) but may have changed since then. For current enrollment and status, check the Enrollment Summary. (UW NetID required.)

Source: University of Washington
Published: 17 Nov 2018

J180201- Department of Pediatrics- Rehabilitation Medicine

James Rimmer, PhD, Lakeshore Foundation Endowed Chair and Professor in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation Sciences, The UAB Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine in conjunction with the UAB/Lakeshore Research Collaborative is ...

Source: UAB
Published: 25 Nov 2018

11th child dies in viral outbreak at N.J. health care facility

The state health department on Friday confirmed that the "severely ill child" at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation had the adenovirus infection. The youth died Thursday night in a hospital, but further details about the child were not ...

Source: CBS News
Published: 16 Nov 2018

History of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Its Ethical Dimensions

Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), or physiatry, is a medical specialty focused on prevention, diagnosis, rehabilitation, and therapy for patients who experience functional limitations resulting from injury, disease, or malformation. Although the ...

Published: 17 Sep 2018

Welcome to the Online Home of Stanford Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Dr. Smuck hosted the 2018 Alumni Social at the October 25-28 AAPM&R in Orlando, FL. We had an excellent turn out, current Faculty and Residents were able to reconnect with many of our past grads. A fun time was had by all. Please, if you did not ...

Published: 26 Oct 2018

Pilates training rehab after total hip and knee replacement

Rapid rehabilitation pathways are more effective and safer using Pilates under the proper guidelines in pre- and post-operative programmes, as opposed to limiting recovery to only physical therapy. This relates to the overall health and fitness benefits ...

Source: The Jamaica Observer
Published: 11 Nov 2018

10th Child Dies at NJ Medical Facility After Viral Outbreak: Health Dept.

Nine other "medically fragile" children at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Passaic County died recently after being exposed to an adenovirus outbreak at the center. The department says 27 cases have been associated with the respiratory ...

Source: NBC 10 Philadelphia
Published: 01 Nov 2018