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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
If you're a slumper, straighten up! Doctors say they're seeing a jump in patients coming in with neck and shoulder pain from spending too much time bent over their tablets and e-readers.
After it’s been a day, our beds and sofas can look pretty inviting — so much so that we often sprawl stomach down on them to chill.
Chiropractors now have access to myriad advanced testing options.
The posture, not the time spent in front of the screen, is the first factor of these musculoskeletal disorders of a new kind.
Simply Money Advisors discuss how using a tablets and phones could cause damage to your neck.
Physical Therapy Experts
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
An expert in wound care and pressure injuries.
An expert in physical therapy.
An expert in musculoskeletal biomechanics.