| Jul 4, 2011
Fireworks are a Fourth of July tradition as are injuries that result from their use.
The number of fireworks injuries has increased over the past two years, up from 7,000 in 2008 to 8,800 in 2010.
While some victims lose fingers, limbs and even...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 8:39 AM
Kansas schools and lawmakers are putting a greater emphasis on head injury prevent ahead of the upcoming school year.
On July 1, a new state law took effect that is designed to prevent or limit the severity of concussions and brain injuries. The...
| Mar 14, 2011
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is helping hospitals and pediatric practices statewide to ensure children with limited mobility and other special health-care needs can travel safely, acting Secretary Barry J. Schoch, P.E., said....
| Mar 16, 2011
At the Glenside Fire Protection District, firefighters know that being in shape will help them deal with emergencies of all kind.
But not only is fitness emphasized in the workout room, proper nutrition now is continually stressed in the firehouse...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 8:30 AM
Co-Founder and Medical Director of Dasha Wellness, Dr. Darren Pollack, will be speaking about the benefits of Active Release, Graston Technique and Metabolic Testing in preventing injury and reaching your health and wellness goals.
Dr. Pollack is a...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Sterling Christy's varsity basketball debut ended with eight seconds left in the game.
His team, Williamsport High School, was winning when he tangled with a Brunswick player.
"He grabbed me by my shoulders and twisted me down," Sterling said. "My leg...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:13 AM
KENOSHA, Wis. – In many ways, Northwestern’s Pat Fitzgerald considers himself an old-school coach. Returning each season to distraction-free Camp Kenosha fits.
“It’s football, 24-7,” he said after Camp Kenosha opened with...
| Aug 18, 2011
They seem to fit together like peanut butter and jelly, yin and yang, flip and flop.
But until Peggy Hall came along, nobody had put together yoga and surfing in such a meaningful way.
Hall is creating quite an empire for herself by combining two...
| Oct 27, 2011
Gayle Anderson was live at Complete PT in Los Angeles because October is "NATIONAL PHYSICAL THERAPY MONTH."
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) celebrates NATIONAL PHYSICAL THERAPY MONTH every October to raise awareness of and recognize the...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:02 AM
- More than 3.5 million children ages 14 and under receive medical treatment for sports injuries each year, according to the National Center for Sports Safety. Injuries directly related to sports and recreational activities are responsible for 21...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 10:32 AM
Just recently I've been noticing some flashy footwear worn by some impressive athletes. Soccer players around the world have adopted eye-catching colorful cleats that send a statement: I'm confident and I'm worth watching. For European league superstars,...