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Case Manager – spinal injury / multi trauma rehabilitation (Sheffield)

Become a spinal injury case manager – make a difference Supporting and facilitating rehabilitation and life adjustments for those affected by complex disabilities Location: Sheffield Hours: Full time Salary: Competitive remuneration package according to skills and experience About the role: This challenging and rewarding role is ideally suited to an HCPC or NMC registered professional with at least 2 years’ ...

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Why Women Have an Increased Risk of Stroke After Menopause

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A new study by scientists at the University of Pittsburgh goes a long way to explain why women have an increased risk of stroke following the menopause. The researchers found that it may be due to a compound produced by the body known as 2-methoxyestradiol (2-ME), which comes from estrogen. The research was published in a recent edition of the ...

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Can Visual Cues Alter our Perception of Pain?

Can Visual Cues Alter our Perception of Pain

A recent report published for the Association of Psychological Science evidences that virtual reality can help patients suffering from neck pain misinterpret how far their neck is turned; which can change the pain levels experienced by those suffering from chronic neck pain. Pain is not only triggered by physiological sources, but emotional, cognitive, and sensory cues as well. These factors all ...

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