The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first generic copies of a popular, pricey pill for nerve pain.
As obesity increases in aging Western populations, frailty—which is exacerbated by obesity—is becoming a greater health concern and a major healthcare cost.
Foam rolling has become increasingly popular in recent years. However, scientific evidence supporting its health benefits is still scarce, says Dr Christian Baumgart, a German expert on performance diagnostics and exercise science at the University of Wuppertal, Germany.
An in-home exercise program reduced subsequent falls in high-risk seniors by 36%, according the results of a 12-month clinical trial.
LOOKING for ways to better serve its clients and expand the services it offers, physical therapy clinic Almario Physio Team (APT) has come with a new program which it touts as an “error-free method” for treating recurring pain.