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Momentum Physical Therapy & Sports Rehab is a successful group of Outpatient Orthopedic facilities looking for a motivated individual to join our team as a full time Physical Therapist for our Floresville location. We provide a friendly, positive environment while delivering high quality care to our patients and are looking for someone who shares the same work ethic. We are seeking: Graduate from an accredited college with an APTA curriculum. Outpatient orthopedic experience within a private clinic or hospital preferred. Current state of Texas license, CPR certification. Outgoing and energetic personality. New graduates are welcome to apply. We offer a competitive total compensation package including base salary plus sign on Bonus! We also offer an individual incentive plan, as well as a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, disability, life and a 401(k) plan, in addition to other outstanding benefits such as continuing education reimbursement and Paid Time Off. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Lwelch@usph.com. 
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Porcine virus found in U.S.




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A possible outbreak of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) recently has been reported in several states including Minnesota, Iowa, Colorado, and Indiana, according to a May 17 Michigan State University Extension article. This is a new virus to the United States so it is expected that there is no immunity to any swineherd. It is suspected the disease was transmitted via infected pigs, transportation vessels, and contaminated fomites.

The disease has been found in swineherds in Europe and Asia starting in the early 1980s, is similar to transmissible gastroenteritis, and causes severe watery diarrhea in pigs. Morbidity in sows and piglets is high. Mortality, especially in piglets, is also frequent due to dehydration.

There is no treatment for Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea. An emphasis should be made on prevention and control.

This production-related disease, according to a May 20 Meatingplace report, does not affect humans. The virus does not affect pork safety. Pork remains safe to eat.

The news hit the markets hard, with hog futures plummeting in Chicago May 17 after the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that the virus was identified among hogs in Iowa.

If you suspect clinical signs or have questions about the disease, contact your herd veterinarian.
 

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