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Can You Really Freeze Your Headache Pain Away?

Natasha Smith, diagnosed in 2010 with occipital neuralgia, has suffered from debilitating headache pain almost daily for over seven years. Now, a new, nonsurgical option has left her pain-free for over...

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Patient Story: A Celebration of Life After NET

Three years ago, Jacqueline Shedrick was diagnosed with a cancerous neuroendocrine tumor.  Although the diagnosis was scary, her physician and his team helped her stay positive.

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Concussion Risks for the Weekend Warrior

There has been a lot of interest in the media related to sports concussions. However, adult weekend warriors are also at risk.

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Parkinson’s Disease 101

Dr. Georgia Lea answers common questions about Parkinson’s Disease, including what are the early signs and treatment options available.

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Huntington’s Disease: Causes and Caretaking

Huntington’s disease usually affects patients in the prime of their lives. The impact on families can be immense, so it’s important to know the facts.

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10 Tips for a Healthy Back

Expert tips on maintaining a healthy back including posture, stretches and diet suggestions.

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Athletic Trainers’ Role as Healthcare Professionals

You might be asking yourself what an Athletic Trainer (AT) is exactly. ATs work collaboratively with physicians and must graduate from an accredited baccalaureate or master’s degree program.

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Safety First When It Comes To Hoverboards!

Hoverboards can be fun, but don’t ignore the injury risks, especially if you are not used to these types of balance-based activities.

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