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May 26, 2015
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Fibromyalgia has central nervous system origins

Fibromyalgia is the second most common rheumatic disorder behind osteoarthritis and, though still widely misunderstood, is now considered to be a lifelong central nervous system disorder. Daniel Clauw, a medical doctor and professor of anesthesiology, University of Michigan, analyzed the neurological basis for fibromyalgia in a plenary session address at the recent American Pain Society Annual Scientific Meeting. >> Read full article

Candidate experience still counts

Whether it’s keeping candidates guessing as to where they are in the application process or simply neglecting to acknowledge their applications, some employers are unwittingly leaving candidates with a bad impression – and it’s taking a toll on their businesses. >> Read full article

Benefits provider launches rewards system for ‘good health behaviour’

Canadians will now be rewarded for good health behaviour through Green Shield Canada's Change4Life health portal, a first in the country, according to the company. >> Read full article

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Attitudes, beliefs influence cancer patients’ use of alternative medicine: study

A new study has shed light on how cancer patients’ attitudes and beliefs drive the use of complementary and alternative medicine. Published early online in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the findings may help hospitals develop more effective and accessible integrative oncology services for patients. >> Learn More…

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2015 Musculoskeletal Conference

May 29, 2015
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Functional Integrated Needling for Pain Management

July 25-27, 2015
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