Cardiovascular Exercise Linked to Healthy Brains

 Cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with white matter integrity in aging  by Hayes, Salat, Forman, et.al. originally appearing in the Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology So here we have an article that once again states that getting your blood pumping makes for a healthy brain. What was interesting in this article is that they didn’t see … Continue reading Cardiovascular Exercise Linked to Healthy Brains

NEXT Conference and Expo 2015

Who: Physical Therapists What: NEXT Conference and Expo/ PT Day on Capitol Hill. See programming here. When: June 3-6, 2015 Where: National Harbor, Maryland Why: “NEXT is the leading-edge event for physical therapy professionals with trend-setting programming, innovative content, and exclusive access to the profession’s forward thinkers. This year NEXT coincides with PT Day on … Continue reading NEXT Conference and Expo 2015

Texas Medical Board Limits The Practice of Telemedicine in the State

Interesting. Why is Texas always the last state in the union to move our medical practices forward? And why does the Union always lag behind Europe and the rest of the “Western” world? Come on now. I may not be the greatest fan of telemedicine, being a hands-on type professional, but if that’s the way … Continue reading Texas Medical Board Limits The Practice of Telemedicine in the State

CCU Alert! Conference on Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Who: “OT, PT, SLP, Neuropsychologists/Psychologists, Nursing, Case Managers, Social Workers, CRRN, Educators, Advocates, and other team members. This is not a complete list, all those interested in neurological rehabilitation and a team approach to treatment practices will benefit from the educational program.” What: Advancing Best Practices for Brain Injury Rehabilitation  When: June 4-7, 2015 Where: TIRR … Continue reading CCU Alert! Conference on Brain Injury Rehabilitation