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Population Trends Driving Up Demand For Physical Therapists

The physical therapy profession is poised to grow dramatically, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, for many of the reasons attributed to the surge in other health areas.

07/20/2015

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Does Hunching Over Smartphones Hurt Our Spines?

According to one study, people spend an average of 2-4 hours a day hunched over their smartphones, which puts a lot of stress on the spine.

11/19/2014

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Physical Therapy Clinics Agree To $2.7M Settlement

Federal officials say two companies that operate physical therapy clinics in Washington, Virginia, and Maryland has agreed to pay $2.78 million to settle allegations that they falsely billed for services.

04/10/2014

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Hydrotherapy Treatment Offered To Dogs

It seems the sky is the limit when it comes to keeping your pet healthy.

11/19/2013

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5-Year-Old Boy Recovers At Kennedy Krieger With Comfort From Dogs

Countless people know the feeling that comes from hugging their pet. A few years ago, hospitals began bringing pets in to cheer up their patients.

08/12/2013

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Taneytown Man Offers Acupuncture At New Studio

Jim Thomas’ commute to work consists of a short walk across his lawn, past the tree house he made years ago for his son that he’s transforming into a meditation area, up a small stone path and into a new studio that welcomes visitors with the sounds of calming music and a “soothing fountain.”

01/03/2012