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Date registered: August 25, 2010

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Specialist Media and PR initiatives at Health Plus Management.

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  1. Marijuana medical health benefits — June 19, 2017
  2. Athlete injury – When to see a doctor — June 8, 2017
  3. Pain Relief Injections — May 22, 2017
  4. Pain Doctors Who Listen — May 2, 2017
  5. Finding A Pain Specialist — April 24, 2017

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Sep 02

Paintball Ruptures Woman’s Breast Implant; Injuries Cause Thousands of ER Visits

By MIKAELA CONLEY Sept. 1, 2011 A British woman’s silicone breast implant ruptured after she was shot in the chest during a paintball game, throwing a spotlight onto the potential dangers of a hobby that attracts millions. “Due to an incident at our Croydon Paintballing centre … we respectfully ask that any ladies with surgical …

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Sep 02

College Athlete Died of Head Trauma, Father Says

A 22-year-old football player for Frostburg State University in Maryland has died from head traumasustained on the field, his father said. Frostburg State University Derek Sheely, a football player at Frostburg State University in Maryland, died on Sunday, nearly a week after passing out during a routine practice. Related Times Topic: Head Injuries in Football …

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Sep 02

Quiet Changes To New York Workers Comp Rules Leave Out Those With Chronic Pain

A little-noticed policy change at the state Workers’ Compensation Board is jeopardizing insurance for thousands of workers and retirees with long-term medical problems. Our Glenn Blain reports: New treatment guidelines quietly enacted by the board late last year limit coverage to therapies that yield “functional improvement” in patients – leaving out people with chronic pain …

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Aug 30

Average Auto Insurance Prices Saw No Change between June and July

2011-08-30 08:58:54 (GMT) (WiredPRNews.com – Auto News, Press Releases, insurance) Washington, DC (WiredPRNews.com) The average cost of a car insurance policy in the United States remained stagnant between June and July, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS indicated in its latest report on consumer prices that the cost of all items …

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Aug 30

Poll shows support for banning credit scores in auto insurance coverage

QUINCY — A new poll indicates that a ballot question to ban the use of credit scores for car insurance would be approved if it went to voters today. A phone poll commissioned by the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents shows that 63.5 percent of likely voters would definitely support or probably support a law …

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Aug 30

Car Insurance Company Progressive Ranks in Top 50 Best Places to Work for Latinas Two Years in a Row

Progressive selected from more than 800 companies for the annual LATINA Style 50   MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Progressive® Insurance has been named to the LATINA Style 50, LATINA Style magazine’s annual list of the best companies for Latinas in the U.S. This is the second year in a row the publication has recognized the car …

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Aug 29

Youth boxing opposed by leading doctors

NEW YORK  — The nation’s largest group of pediatricians on Monday urged its members to “vigorously oppose boxing for any child or adolescent.” In a statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) said thousands of boys and girls participate in the sport in North America, despite risks of serious brain and facial injuries. The group’s …

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Aug 29

Workers’ comp shortfall surges toward $1 billion

An analysis of the state’s insolvent workers’ compensation trusts shows that a deficit thought last summer to be $600 million is now nearly $1 billion.   A 10-page report by the state Workers’ Compensation Board, required by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget legislation, puts the workers’ compensation deficit at $924.6 million. The totals are based on …

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Aug 29

Costco ‘Slurpee Slip and Fall’ Suit Stays in New York

A 74-year-old woman who said she was injured after falling in a Costco store in Florida beat back the retailer’s effort to move the case to that state because it was too much trouble to defend itself in New York. Theresa Danza sued Costco in her hometown of Brooklyn, New York, claiming she was hospitalized …

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Aug 26

Evacuations Begin at Some Hospitals and Nursing Homes Before Storm

With Hurricane Irene pushing relentlessly toward the East Coast, New York City began evacuating hospitals and nursing homes in low-lying areas on Friday morning, and the National Weather Service issued a hurricane watch for the city, Long Island and Connecticut and a hurricane warning for much of New Jersey. Related City Room: City Web Site …

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