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History’s Greatest Physios Have Been Announced! – Physiospot – Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy in the Spotlight – Physical Therapy Fitness Article

History’s Greatest Physios Have Been Announced! – Physiospot – Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy in the Spotlight The history of physiotherapy and physical therapy (physio) is replete with remarkable people who have advanced and advocated for the profession. In this 125th anniversary year of the commencement of the Society of Trained Masseuses in the United Kingdom, arguably the beginning of the profession, the International Physiotherapy History Association (IPHA) has taken nominations from the world of Physio to compile a list of…

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42 Years of Furthering Fitness: A Timeline of Healthworks’ History – Fitness Article

Since 1977, we’ve been demonstrating The Power of Women. This October, we are celebrating our anniversary and our right to exist. The challenges we’ve overcome have made us stronger than ever. For instance, in 1997, a man sued Healthworks claiming that an all-women’s club was discriminatory. Our members and our staff worked hard in court to fight for our right to exist. While we lost in court, in 1998, Governor Paul Celucchi signs into law allowing single-sex clubs to operate. …

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