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New York, NY (PRWEB) November 5, 2010

Millions of people suffer from repetitive strain injuries (RSI), caused by their work environments. Any repetitive motion such as working long hours at the computer, juggling several personal tech devices, playing an instrument, handling tools, or simply texting your friends, can lead to neck pain and shoulder pain, low back pain, or elbow painso-called BlackBerry elbow. Maik Wiedenbach, international fitness expert, former German National Swim Team member, World Cup swimmer, and Soccer World Cup commentator, has just introduced “The Desk Athlete” DVD, a three-step program to help prevent the most common repetitive strain… Continue reading

Austin, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) November 23, 2010

Ask almost any physical therapist, athletic trainer, or sports medicine physician if someone should stretch before exercise, and they would respond with a resounding Yes in most cases. However, if asked for proof that doing so is actually helpful, this individual would be hard pressed to show research that supports this claim. In fact, recent studies have shown that stretching alone does not help prevent injury. Physical therapists at Texas Physical Therapy Specialists (TexPTS) are trained to use the latest scientific evidence, rather than myths couched as conventional wisdom, to educate patients and provide… Continue reading

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