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Physician Services Company to Team with Joe Nameth to Study Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Sheridan Healthcare, Inc., a hospital-based, multispecialty physician services company, has announced it is partnering with Jupiter Medical Center and football legend Joe Namath on a clinical trial to study the effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for treating traumatic brain injury. The trial will be conducted through the recently-opened Joe Namath Neurological Research Center at Jupiter…
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Ex-NFL Quarterback Claims Relief from Concussions, Skeptics Emerge

Miracle or sham? Time will tell. On one side, Bernie Kosar, the former NFL quarterback, says he has experienced a miracle as far as relief from the lingering effects of dozens of concussions he suffered during his career. He credited Dr. Rick Sponaugle, who runs a wellness institute in Palm Harbor, outside Tampa, as providing…
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Physical Therapy Center Expands on Youth Football Reform and Its Testing Procedures

Sports Reaction Center (SRC), a sports physical therapy center that claims to have “a cutting-edge concussion management program” recently shared its take on Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc.’s decision to ban “some common drills and tell coaches to spend two-thirds of their practice time on non-contact activities.” Neil Chasan, owner of the SRC, noted that…
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