How to Have a Successful Road Trip on Your Way to Travel Jobs
Oct17

How to Have a Successful Road Trip on Your Way to Travel Jobs

Your adventure as an allied traveler doesn’t start the moment you arrive at your next assignment. The true adventure begins when your car is packed, and you hop into the driver’s seat and put the engine into gear. Sure, you may not always have time to make your trip to and from assignments a leisurely experience, but there are things you can do to have fun no matter how long or short your drive is. Allied travel jobs give you the...

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Male to Female Voice Therapy: Talking Transgender
Sep19

Male to Female Voice Therapy: Talking Transgender

The general public has a growing awareness of the transgender community since more famous people coming out and sharing about their transition experience. Yet something that often goes unmentioned is that while there are hormones and surgeries available to transgender patients so that they can change their physical appearance, many transgender people, especially those transitioning from male to female, are left with an unchanged...

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Why Opioids are Dangerous and How Therapy Can Help
Sep01

Why Opioids are Dangerous and How Therapy Can Help

Once again, the connection between therapy as pain treatment instead of the use of opioid pain medication is in the spotlight. An NPR reporter took a deeper look at pain management programs across the country that aim to help patients suffering from chronic pain get off of pain medication. The programs are focused on the emotional, social, and psychological aspects of pain in an effort to help patients reduce their dependence on...

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How to Relieve Sore Feet: Foot Health Tips for Allied Travelers
Aug21

How to Relieve Sore Feet: Foot Health Tips for Allied Travelers

Whether you’re a physical therapist, a pharmacist or an MRI tech, as an allied healthcare worker, you’re probably on your feet all day. By the time your shift ends, there are most likely days where you get home from work and don’t even want to move again. You probably flop down on the couch and wish you knew how to relieve sore feet. After all, you still have plenty of work to do around your house, or maybe you want to get out and...

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Medical Marijuana and Physical Therapy: The Highs and Lows
Aug17

Medical Marijuana and Physical Therapy: The Highs and Lows

Your patient arrives for their regular physical therapy appointment and you inquire about their pain levels. They tell you that the physical therapy has been working and then they mention that they’ve also started using medical marijuana to alleviate some of their pain. Medical marijuana to treat pain is trending, as more than half of the U.S. has legalized the substance in some form. Yet, what roles do medical marijuana and physical...

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