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March 22, 2016
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Adding stress management to cardio rehab improves outcomes: study

Patients recovering from heart attacks or other heart trouble could cut their risk of another heart incident by half if they incorporate stress management into their treatment, according to research from Duke Health in Durham, North Carolina. >> Read full article

Former paramedic wants to raise awareness on first-responder PTSD

Six years after the death of a Georgian luge athlete on the opening day of the 2010 Olympics, the first responder who tried to save him is still wrapped in the chains of post-traumatic stress disorder. >> Read full article

True dangers of concussion, CTE often misunderstood: expert

When actor Will Smith plays a forensic pathologist who discovers neurological deterioration similar to Alzheimer's disease in the brain of a former NFL football player, the world pays attention. Although the awareness is great, Dr. Robert Harbaugh, director of the Penn State Institute of the Neurosciences, said scientists and medical professionals have more questions about the condition than they do answers. >> Read full article

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8 essential nutrients for aging individuals

8 essential nutrients for aging individuals

When it comes to aging, the focus is not just on living longer, quality of life is equally important. According to the National Institute on Aging, people aged 50 and older need more of some vitamins and minerals than younger adults do. >> Learn More…

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Manual Therapy Conference

April 16-18, 2016
Location: Anvil Centre, New Westminster, BC >> More Info

2016 International Massage Therapy Research Conference

May 12, 2016
Location: Renaissance Seattle Hotel, Seattle, Wash. >> More Info

2016 NHPC National Conference

June 9-12, 2016
Location: The Westin Calgary, Calgary, Alta. >> More Info