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August 13, 2019

The mind-muscle connection: For aesthetes, not athletes?

Focusing on movement instead of muscle can enhance weightlifting performance, suggests research

Conservative treatment with a sling can replace surgery for shoulder fractures

An arm in a sling cures a shoulder fracture just as well as an operation with plates and screws.

Take care of your feet: Foot injuries and advice from a podiatrist

Whether you’re training for a big race or taking a short walk, here are a few common injuries that everyone should be aware of to keep your feet happy and healthy.
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Ongoing treatment notes: What to write down when there’s nothing to say

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American Massage Therapy Association 2019 National Convention

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