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‘Maximal’ running shoes may increase injury risk

Lower leg pain and injuries have long been a problem for runners, but research at Oregon State University-Cascades has shown that one type of running shoe may increase such risks for some runners.

Tending to the diaphragm may relieve chronic low back pain

Scientists at CEU Cardenal Herrera University in Valencia, Spain compared manual osteopathic techniques that paid special attention to the diaphragm with techniques that did not.

A way around opioids: Target the type of pain for better pain relief

An essential part of treating pain is to first identify what type of pain a person is having and then use a targeted treatment.
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3 essential elements of a well-composed intake form

The intake form you use with all of your new patients is more than just the first piece of paper that your patient touches. It gives you an opportunity to make a great first impression for both your profession and your professionalism. The intake form becomes the foundation of their clinical record, and by extension, the care you deliver. » Read more...