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A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Posture — not screen time — is biggest factor behind neck and shoulder pain, UNLV study finds.
Maria Barton, the Allied Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, finds the payoff in helping others.
Holly Lyman, the Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, builds a Dragon boating tradition to fight cancer.
Physical activity can help protect us from Parkinson’s, researcher Merrill Landers says.
Beatriz was a good student but college seemed impossible. Then UNLV and the Millennium Scholarship came along.
Physical Therapy In The News
Simply Money Advisors discuss how using a tablets and phones could cause damage to your neck.
A study recently published in the Journal of Physical Therapy Science suggests gender and posture are two of the biggest risk factors in development of neck and shoulder pain related to tablet use.
Like to curl up with your iPad after a long day? Instead of relaxing you, it might literally be causing you a pain in the neck.
While an iPad can deliver information in an instant with the touch of your fingertips, it also can make your neck and shoulders ache, a new study finds.
Tablets are a pain in the neck. Literally.
Physical Therapy Experts
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Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
An expert in how the neurological system adapts following injury or disease.
An expert in physical therapy.