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Does Planned Parenthood provide prenatal care and mammograms to women?

How many abortions does Planned Parenthood perform?(Source)A new video put out by Live Action takes a look at the claim that Democrats make that …

Scientists Are Angry That This Baby Acupuncture Study Has Been Published

A study is out that claims to show that acupuncture can treat colic in babies. But scientists say it's so bad that it's embarrassing that the journal it's in is published by the BMJ.<p>Colic is a catch-all term for when babies cry for unknown reasons. The usual medical definition is that if a baby …

Acupuncture

Twenty-Five Great Jazz Baritone Saxophone Peformances

Ronnie Cuber<p>The cumbersome and often unwieldy baritone saxophone has long been relegated to the position of a shadowy stepchild to its more grandiloquent brothers, the tenor and alto saxophones, in jazz music. A low register behemoth that requires voluminous breath, careful control and formidable …

Orthoses – so much more than ‘fit and forget’ Part 3 – by Nick Knight | RunningPhysio

By onFebruary 4, 2016 in Guest Bloggers, Orthoses<p><b>Following on from the popularity of the first 2 parts in this toe-related trilogy ('toelogy'?!),</b> …

3 Ways to Improve Throwing Velocity by Enhancing Lower Body Force Production

• 71shares<br>• 12<br>• 19<p>Pitching a baseball takes a tremendous amount of skill to throw with velocity and accuracy. Improving velocity tends to be the primary …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

Intro to Dynamic Bracing Course Series

<b>The Cascade Dafo Institute</b> features a series of courses that teach practical, real life skills to enhance your clinical practice. Highly interactive …

Top 10 iPad Apps for Physical Therapists

Oh, Internet, where would we be without you? Probably here, actually. The world has changed dramatically since the dawn of the World Wide Web …

When the shoe doesn’t fit: footwear in Down syndrome

Photo courtesy of Brian and Sarah Haigler, in memory of Maddy Haigler.<b>These children often have wider, more flexible, and more pronated feet than</b> …

Proximal hamstring tendinopathy - a case study...me | RunningPhysio

<b>A little over 4 weeks from now I'm due to be running Brighton Marathon. Sadly though I can't run at all at the moment due to a frustrating case of</b> …

Biomechanics

The 4 Rituals That Will Make You an Expert at Anything

We hear a lot about “10,000 hours” being what it takes to become an expert. But the majority of people totally misunderstand the idea.<p>So I decided to …

Statisticians issue warning over misuse of <i>P</i> values

article<p>Nature News & Comment<p>Policy statement aims to halt missteps in the quest for …

8 Awesome Science Resources That You Can Access For Free Online

Including ALL of Feynman’s lectures.<p>There's nothing worse than wanting to expand your knowledge, satisfy your curiosity, or just confirm some weird …

Researcher Illegally Shares Millions of Science Papers Free Online to Spread Knowledge

Welcome to the Pirate Bay of science.<p>A researcher in Russia has made more than 48 million journal articles - almost every single peer-reviewed paper …

The Upper Traps, over assessed, over blamed & very misunderstood!

<b>There is a strong culture within physiotherapy to blame a specific structure, be it a muscle, ligament, nerve, fascia etc etc when things are sore</b> …

Snap Crackle and Pop - Why does my knee click? - by Claire Robertson | RunningPhysio

By onJanuary 12, 2015 in Guest Bloggers, Knee<p><b>Claire Robertson joins us today to talk about creaky knees! Claire is a Consultant Physiotherapist,</b> …

Hanging on by a Hamstring - by Adam Meakins | RunningPhysio

By onSeptember 24, 2012 in Guest Bloggers, Knee, Running Injuries<p><b>Today on RunningPhysio we're doing a 'blog swap' – I've handed the keys to Adam over</b> …

A judge ruled the parents of a disabled child can file a 'wrongful birth' lawsuit

The "wrongful birth" suit claims the parents would not have conceived their son if doctors had warned them about the genetic risks, OregonLive reports.<p>The parents, Kerry and Scott Tomlinson, allege that their pediatrician and staff at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center were negligent, having failed to …

5 Foam Rolling Moves You Aren’t Doing (But Should)

[caption id="attachment_46770" align="alignnone" width="620"] Photo: Courtesy of TP Therapy[/caption]Are stairs your enemy after leg day? Or, do you …

This Graphic Shows How Much Sugar Is Hiding on Your Plate

There’s a good chance that you’re consuming more sugar than you should on a daily basis. The sweet stuff hides in everything from the sauce you put …

13.1 Tips For Your First Half Marathon

If you're new to running and have just signed up for your first half marathon, I know exactly how you feel. A mixture of emotions churn your stomach …

Why Shin Splints Happen and How to Never Deal With Them Again

There are few things every runner agrees on. The best running shoe, the most accurate GPS watch, and whether KT tape really works are all up for …

The Strength Moves Every Runner Should Be Doing

Runners love to run. A crazy concept, right? And runners almost always <i>only</i> want to run. It’s hard enough to fit the daily miles into our schedule, so …

Workouts

10 Of The Best Plyometric Exercises You Probably Aren't Doing

Nothing screams "celebration" quite like jumping around with excitement. And we here at The Huffington Post are literally jumping for joy in celebration of the company's 10th birthday. We decided to throw some fitness clothes into the mix and make a workout of it!<p>Here are 10 of our favorite …