therapy

Oct
09

Getting Ready for Winter with Traditional Chinese Medicine

As autumn approaches, we’re excited to introduce you to a brand new therapeutic range of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) from specialists Fitoki. Whilst it’s tempting to pull on the heavy boots and jumpers and slump on the sofa with comforting snacks, keeping fit and healthy through the colder months isn’t as difficult as you might think […]

By 3B Scientific | Therapy . Uncategorized . Wellness
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Mar
17

Infant Acupuncture

The ancient Chinese practice of acupuncture has been back in the news recently after a report that excessive crying in babies can be effectively treated by a course of acupuncture. A study of babies suffering from colic was carried out by a team at Lunds University in Sweden and found that babies who were treated […]

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Dec
19

Handy Tips for Hand Rehabilitation

With advancing years we have to acknowledge the effects of age on our bodies but we often don’t give a thought to our hard-working hands.  In one person’s lifetime they will flex and extend their fingers, on just one hand, around 25 million times! Did you know that around 1/4 of all your body’s bones […]

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Cancer Patients feel less pain with Massage Therapy

    The advantages of massage therapy have been highlighted in a clinical review featured in the British Medical Journal.   Understanding the problems that pain causes cancer patients is of particular use when trying to manage treatment.  The clinical review, written by Andrew Vickers and Catherine Zollman, acknowledged the potential for massage therapy to […]

By Joanna | Massage
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Weightless Physical Therapy for Runners

For patients recovering from traumatic brain injuries or Stroke, being able to exercise can be extremely difficult and frustrating.  Developing stronger muscles and better co-ordination is imperative in regaining function, mobility and overall better health. When the FDA approved a weightless training system, first used with returning Astronauts from Space, it proved an enormous hit […]

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Helping Massage Therapists after Storm Sandy

Like many of you, all of us at 3B Scientific were horrified to see the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy.  New York and her surrounding neighborhoods were swamped by severe flooding and extensive damage caused by terrifying storm winds.   As people try to come to terms with wrecked homes and businesses, and many still […]

By Joanna | Massage
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Be a part of Medica 2012 with 3B Scientific

  MEDICA is the largest event in the world for the medical device industry and 3B Scientific has been attending this important tradeshow, in Düsseldorf, Germany, for over 20 years.  With 4,500 exhibitors from 75 countries, 17 halls, 5 core areas, numerous conferences & forums, this is an exhibition you can't afford to miss. This […]

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US Marine Regrows Leg Muscle

Brave US Marine, Corporal Isaias Hernandez, has undergone revolutionary medical therapy that has saved his right leg from amputation.  While serving in Afghanistan, Corporal Hernandez (19 at the time), was caught in a horrifying enemy mortar explosion.  While carrying a small TV to a military transport in preparation for a long journey, Hernandez was blasted […]

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