Physical therapy

This photo provided by the Calabasas Courier, a student publication of Calabasas, Calif., High School, shows teacher Brian Ludmer in September, 2012. (AP Photo/Calabasas Courier)

Teacher wounded at LAX shooting upgraded to good condition

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A Calabasas High School performing arts teacher who was wounded in the shooting at Los Angeles International Airport was upgraded today to good condition, although he will need an additional surgery […]


Country singer Randy Travis. (AP Photo)

Doctors: Singer Randy Travis awake after stroke

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Randy Travis was awake and interacting with his family and friends Monday as he recovers from surgery following a stroke, his doctors said. In a news release and […]


Knee replacements

Study: Therapy as good as surgery for knee repair

(AP) – Physical therapy can be just as good for a common injury and at far less cost and risk, the most rigorous study to compare these treatments concludes. Therapy didn’t always help and some people wound up having surgery for a torn meniscus.


Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen pays for injured teen’s therapy dog

MILWAUKEE (AP) — There’s a 15-year-old Florida girl who didn’t know much about Charlie Sheen before this week — but does now. The actor wired $10,000 to her for a therapy dog to help in her rehab from injuries at a Wisconsin amusement park ride.



Tennis elbow? Steroid shots not best long-term fix

CHICAGO (AP) — Commonly used steroid shots may worsen tennis elbow in the long run and increase chances that the painful condition will reappear, a small study found.



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