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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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The Aging Spine and Available Treatments

Did you know that 85% of all Americans suffer from low back pain, and 20% of Americans suffer from neck pain?

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Does Mental Practice Improve Performance in Stroke Patients?

For years, sports psychologists have used mental practice with athletes to enhance the skills in their particular sport.  Mental practice is to imagine performing a specific motor task either...

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Advancements in Brain Tumor Treatment

What Is a Tumor? A tumor is a mass of tissue that’s formed by an accumulation of abnormal cells.

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Adult Scoliosis: What You Need to Know

Adult degenerative scoliosis (also called adult “de novo” scoliosis) is a type of scoliosis that develops as a result of disc degeneration. This can happen as we age and when...

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