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Theatre program benefits children with autism: study Image

Theatre program benefits children with autism: study

October 8, 2015

Children with autism who participated in a 10-week, 40-hour, theatre-based program showed significant differences in social ability compared to a group of children with autism who did not participate, according to a Vanderbilt study published in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. Read More »


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What Massage Really Does to Your Muscles

October 7, 2015

Why get a massage? Well, because it feels good, for one thing. But many people also hop on the table with the hope that massage therapy can help promote muscle recovery after a tough workout or provide other benefits. Read More »


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Hearing Loss Costs Far More Than Ability to Hear

October 6, 2015

Hearing loss is one of the most common conditions affecting adults, and the most common among older adults. An estimated 30 million to 48 million Americans have hearing loss that significantly diminishes the quality of their lives — academically, professionally and medically as well as socially. Read More »


National Physical Therapy Month Campaign Shows How PTs, PTAs Can Help Americans Image

National Physical Therapy Month Campaign Shows How PTs, PTAs Can Help Americans

October 5, 2015

Most Americans expect to live a long life but worry that when it comes to movement, it ain't gonna be pretty. That's the myth that APTA and its members are taking on this October through the #AgeWell campaign launched in recognition of National Physical Therapy Month (NPTM). Read More »


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