10 Tips for Your Best Stroke Recovery

10 Tips for Your Best Stroke Recovery
Rehabilitation is a crucial component of care following a stroke. At top stroke centers some form of rehabilitation begins virtually immediately after a patient is admitted to the hospital — to get them on the right path to the best possible outcomes … Read more on Everyday Health

FDA Advisers Tackle Epidural Steroid Shots
Regulators, stakeholders, and experts will gather at the FDA's White Oak conference center in Silver Spring, Md., to discuss the safety of injectable corticosteroids, among other topics. While the … In April, after reviewing the … Read more on MedPage Today

Charitable Foundation Tackles Youth Depression, Suicide

Charitable foundation tackles youth depression, suicide
JordanHarrisFoundation.org) this year to raise awareness about youth depression and suicide, offer resources to families and individuals struggling with mental illness and raise funding for research dedicated to treating depression. The foundation held … Read more on Star Telegram

Telemedicine Connects Vets With Effective PTSD Treatment
… in rural areas from receiving these evidence-based treatments. Approximately 37% of VHA enrollees live in rural areas, and two thirds live closer to VHA community-based outpatient clinics (CBOCs) than large Department of Veterans Affairs medical … Read more on Medscape

Gulf Breeze Recovery Introduces Thrive Total Health Recovery

Gulf Breeze Recovery Introduces Thrive Total Health Recovery
Gulf Breeze Recovery is pleased to introduce its “Thrive” Total Health Recovery program, which is a rehabilitation program for treating the physical and mental aspects of addiction. This innovative method is now being used to free people … Read more on PR Web (press release)

Gulf Breeze Recovery Announces Featured Rehabilitation Partnership with
Residents from the Birmingham, AL area in need of help for drug and alcohol problems have been taking advantage of Gulf Breeze Recovery's non-12 step approach since it opened more than a year ago. This prompted the facility to … The waterfront … Read more on Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

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Vermont Yankee Shutdown to Cost $1.24 Billion

Vermont Yankee shutdown to cost .24 billion
MONTPELIER – Officials with the soon-to-close Vermont Yankee nuclear plant say it could cost up to $ 1.24 billion to decommission the reactor, and they currently have about half that amount in a fund dedicated to paying for the work. The figure was … Read more on BurlingtonFreePress.com

2 sentenced in heroin trafficking cases
Two men involved in separate heroin trafficking operations in Vermont were given seven-year sentences in back-to-back hearings Tuesday before U.S. District Court Judge Christina Reiss in Burlington. "It's hard to understand the damage you did," Reiss … Read more on BurlingtonFreePress.com

Haiti – News : Some News Here and There…

Haiti – News : Some news here and there…
Ms. Emilie Jessy Menos, Secretary of State for Tourism and Creative Industries (MTIC), participates in the 19th edition of the annual conference of business in Bahamas from 6 to 9 November 2014. In addition to this 19th conference, the Secretary of … Read more on Haitilibre.com

Narconon Louisiana Takes Part in Red Ribbon Week
Narconon Louisiana, was founded in 2006 following the devastation of in an effort to help the thousands of residents affected by addiction who had no available treatment facilities. Located on approximately 15 wooded acres in Denham … Read more on DigitalJournal.com

ATI Physical Therapy Extends Industry-Leading Approach to 28 New Clinics and

ATI Physical Therapy Extends Industry-Leading Approach to 28 New Clinics and
ATI is an provider specializing in research-based physical therapy, workers' compensation rehab and sports medicine. With an in-house Research Department, ATI aims to improve outcomes through science, transitional research and … Read more on PR Newswire (press release)

Skiff to begin consolidation talks with Mercy
Attached to the hospital is a 50,000-square-foot medical office building containing local physician practices and the hospital's physical medicine and rehabilitation center. Skiff reported total net operating revenue of $ 33,952,315 for fiscal year … Read more on Newton Daily News

I'm a Survivor of Domestic Abuse, & I'm a Male

I'm A Survivor Of Domestic Abuse, & I'm A Male
She had a history of dead-end, dysfunctional relationships, and I knew that one of her recent long-term boyfriends had been an abusive alcoholic. It became clear that she'd always been insecure and impulsive, with a tendency to use others for attention … Read more on Refinery29

Brooke Shields Opens Up About Her Late Mother Teri
In excerpts from her upcoming book, "There Was a Little Girl," obtained by People magazine, Shields reveals her mother, who was also her manager, was an alcoholic. Teri Shields would often leave Brooke at a neighbor's home when she went out partying … Read more on