neuromuscular

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Name: neuromuscular
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 32 mins ago - 1 reports

Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

Since Pete Frates, an individual suffering from Amotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), posted a video about the , on July 29, 2014, the challenge has ‘gone viral.’ In the Ice Bucket Challenge, individuals dump a bucket full of ice and water over their own ... [Published BellaOnline - 15 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Getting "Locked Up" for MDA

Serving time and raising money - that's what dozens did today in Vestal today to help out the Muscular Dystrophy Association.The M-D-A's annual lock-up took place at the Texas Roadhouse on the Vestal Parkway. While they were locked up, the jailbirds raised ... [Published WICZ - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Williams proves nothing is impossible

Tichelle Florence is a walking, talking miracle — emphasis on walking.Diagnosed at age 12 with Freidreich’s ataxia, a debilitating neuromuscular disease, she was told she wouldn’t leave her wheelchair once the disease forced her into it. That was six ... [Published Covington News - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

ALS: The reality of a deadly diagnosis

WEST MICHIGAN. –The Ice Bucket Challenge has raised millions of dollars for ALS research, but many are still unaware of the struggles those living with the disease go through on a daily basis.It is a fatal, progressive neuromuscular disease and research ... [Published Fox17 - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Roosevelt teacher 'living with ALS'

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -It's a craze that has taken the internet by storm, and it is helping change lives.Each ice bucket and each person contributes to the effort; helping provide millions of dollars for victims of ALS.Thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge, ... [Published KCBD - 6 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Firefighters Promote the Fill the Boot Campaign

WATERVLIET, N.Y.-- Ice cold water being dumped on peoples heads all over the world in the ALS challenge.While some are running for their lives, others are driving towards local ways to support the same cause."We go out in the streets with our boots and ... [Published Your News Now - 14 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Williston firefighters to help fill the boot

Williston firefighters will be out on the streets of Williston Wednesday asking motorists to help “Fill The Boot” for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters will be at the intersections of 11th Street and University and 6th Avenue West and 11th ... [Published Williston Herald - 12 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Westmed, Inc. Receives FDA Clearance for the Vibralung® Acoustical Percussor

TUSCON, Ariz., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Westmed, Inc., a leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of medical devices used in respiratory therapy and anesthesia, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted it ... [Published SearchBug - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

System and methods for determining nerve proximity, direction, and pathology during surgery

The present invention involves systems and methods for determining nerve proximity, nerve direction, and pathology relative to a surgical instrument based on an identified relationship between neuromuscular responses and the stimulation signal that caused ... [Published Free Patents Online - 16 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Apparatus and methods for feedback based nerve modulation

A device according to some embodiments may include a housing configured for location external to a body of a subject. The device may also include at least one processor associated with the housing and configured to communicate with a circuit implanted ... [Published Free Patents Online - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Marina benefit targets teen's rare disorder

Facing a diagnosis of a rare neuromuscular disorder is never easy and is often life-changing.However, for 16-year-old Vittorio Ricci, it’s been a means of putting a name to the symptoms he’d been experiencing for years.Vittorio, then 14, was found in ... [Published Gloucester Daily Times - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

The Neurorecovery Training Institute Launches Exciting New Course, the Neuromuscular Recovery Scale (nrs)

The (NeuroRTI), created to promote a culture of evidence-based practice (EBP) within the neurologic physical therapy profession, is excited to announce the launch an online course on a new instrument for assessing recovery in individuals with Spinal Cord ... [Published Digital Journal - Aug 18 2014]

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"We also support three clinics in Syracuse at Upstate (Medical Center) for families that are afflicted with any of the neuromuscular diseases, including Lou Gerhig's Disease. We do also help people repair their durable medical equipment" said Kate Houck, Executive Director for the MDA of central New York and south-central New York
"It's the best feeling in the world -- to see this happening, I can't even describe to you how happy that makes us" said Ariana
"Everybody has busy lives and having them help has been wonderful," she said. "I've seen a lot of videos of the challenges. It will make a bigger push for finding a cure, possibly a way to identify the disease through a blood test or something like that because there's not at this point."
...so that we can demonstrate public support for the victims of ALS, as well as their caregivers who work so hard to support them," Schliesmann said. "I will be thinking of family and friends who have been affected by this terrible disease."

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Getting "Locked Up" for MDA [Published WICZ - 3 hours ago]
Williams proves nothing is impossible [Published Covington News - 4 hours ago]
MICHAEL PLATT · Stop putting a damper on the ic... [Published Sun News - 5 hours ago]
ALS: The reality of a deadly diagnosis [Published Fox17 - 5 hours ago]
Roosevelt teacher 'living with ALS' [Published KCBD - 6 hours ago]
Kingston mayor, Whig reporter to take Ice Bucke... [Published Kingston Whig-Standard - 9 hours ago]
Girl held in a hospital against her will for ov... [Published Mail Online UK - 10 hours ago]
Ice Bucket Challenge — Fail! This Video Of Hila... [Published Inquisitr - 11 hours ago]
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Raises Millions, But O... [Published Medical Daily - 11 hours ago]
Charlottesville firefighters fill the boot for ... [Published Augusta Free Press - 12 hours ago]
Williston firefighters to help fill the boot [Published Williston Herald - 12 hours ago]
Ice bucket challenge: Mercy Health, Spectrum He... [Published Grand Rapids Press - 14 hours ago]
Firefighters Promote the Fill the Boot Campaign [Published Your News Now - 14 hours ago]
Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS [Published BellaOnline - 15 hours ago]
Westmed, Inc. Receives FDA Clearance for the Vi... [Published SearchBug - 15 hours ago]
System and methods for determining nerve proxim... [Published Free Patents Online - 16 hours ago]
Apparatus and methods for feedback based nerve ... [Published Free Patents Online - 16 hours ago]
The town getting help to improve its wheelchair... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 16 hours ago]
Firefighters Fill the Boot for MDA Fundraiser [Published Your News Now - 18 hours ago]
How Ice Bucket Challenge fired up fundraising e... [Published Toronto Star Online - 19 hours ago]
Pittsburgh Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Joseph Quartucc... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - 23 hours ago]
Introducing: MMTR Physiotherapy, MMTR Health In... [Published PRWeb - 23 hours ago]
Marina benefit targets teen's rare disorder [Published Gloucester Daily Times - Aug 19 2014]
Ice-cold bucket of water turns out to be a red-... [Published Detroit News - Aug 19 2014]
Empty Fields Everywhere-Why Movement is So Impo... [Published American Horse Publications - Aug 19 2014]
Violinist plays right through brain surgery [Published Digital Journal - Aug 19 2014]
Mari Mendizabal [Published Milpitas Post - Aug 19 2014]
Brrr! Cold challenge brings money, awareness to... [Published Lubbock Online - Aug 19 2014]
Nalpac Helping Stimulate Sales With New Cyrex P... [Published AVN - Aug 18 2014]
Ice bucket challenge brings in millions to ALS ... [Published Global News Canada - Aug 18 2014]
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Dear Mark: New Parent Issues, Corn, and Pain&#8... [Published Mark's Daily Apple - Aug 18 2014]
For today’s edition of Dear Mark , we’ve got a three-parter. First, I draw on my experiences as a parent and observer of the new generation of Primal parents to tackle a big topic: how to maintain a Primal mindset as a new parent beset by all the crazy, ...
4 year TMD disorder battle / Neuromuscular dent... [Published HealthBoards - Aug 16 2014]
Ok guys here it goes... I've done traditional therapies like a flat splint that a "TMJ Specialist" made for me, massages, steroids, chiropractors, and neurologists. I get very bad symptoms of TMD mostly on the left side of my face that is starting to ...
Mari Mendizabal – Milpitas Post [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 15 2014]
Mike and Nancy Mendizabal congratulate their daughter, Mari Elizabeth Mendizabal, on completing her bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, from San Francisco State University on May 24, 2014. Mari Mendizabal graduated from the department of kinesiology of ...
Mari Mendizabal – Milpitas Post [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 15 2014]
Mike and Nancy Mendizabal congratulate their daughter, Mari Elizabeth Mendizabal, on completing her bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, from San Francisco State University on May 24, 2014. Mari Mendizabal graduated from the department of kinesiology of ...
Dr. Mark Galland Discusses ACL Injury Preventio... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 15 2014]
Raleigh, NC, August 15, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Dr. Mark Galland, a physician at Orthopaedic Specialists of North Carolina, recently spoke to the Fully Armored’s Girls Sports Performance Camp about ACL injuries and young women athletes. During his presentation, ...
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B Braun Medical US and CeGaT Enter US Sequencin... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 04 2014]
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MDA Awards Second 'Bridge-to-Industry' Grant [Published PR Newswire - Dec 12 2013]
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