Researchers from the Zuckerman Institute at Columbia University announce, in the journal Neuron, they have successfully found a gene that could work toward accelerating the progression of ALS or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
MYOLYN LLC, a manufacturer of rehab devices for people with lower body weakness or paralysis, announces that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a patent on the company’s novel functional electrical stimulation (FES) cycling technology.
Hundreds of thousands of health care workers go into homes around the country to provide vital services for seniors and disabled people. But with rising concerns about the coronavirus and the particular danger it poses for older adults, those workers could be endangering their patients and themselves, per Kaiser Health News.
OPTP, Minneapolis, has published the newest addition to the best-selling series of McKenzie Method self-treatment guides. Treat Your Own Hip is an affordable and informative guide that can help readers treat hip pain when it arises and prevent recurrence of pain.