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Improve Your Overall Health With These 6 Physical Therapy Benefits

August 20th, 2019

Are your muscles sore, tired, or achy throughout the day? Have you been recovering from an injury or surgical procedure? Have you been diagnosed with a painful condition that affects your bones or joints? Any discomfort you may be in can be addressed through physical therapy treatments. A physical therapist is a movement expert who can create an individualized treatment...

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Treatment Without the Side Effects – A Safe and Natural Alternative to Painkilling Drugs

August 10th, 2019

Pain can seriously impede one’s quality of life. It can make day-to-day functions difficult to manage. However, pain can also act as the body’s natural way of sending you a message. Pain can sometimes be an indicator of an underlying condition you might not even know about. While medication can be successful in providing short-term relief, it won’t change the...

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How to Rid Yourself From Those Pesky Aches and Pains

July 20th, 2019

Do you feel achy and stiff when you wake up in the mornings, as if your entire body is being weighed down? It is normal to feel this way every now and then - perhaps you had a tough workout at the gym the day before, or perhaps you spent a large amount of the day on your feet. This...

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Relieve Your Arthritic Aches and Pains With Physical Therapy

July 10th, 2019

Anyone living with arthritis knows how debilitating it can be. Arthritis is the most commonly reported chronic illness across the nation, impacting millions of people. Arthritis occurs when joints become chronically inflamed, resulting in pain, stiffness, and even loss of movement. There are over 100 different types of arthritis, and they can all be split into two categories: monoarthritis (where...

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5 Ways Stretching Can Improve Your Overall Health

June 20th, 2019

One of the most important parts of a physical therapy treatment plan is stretching. A physical therapist will incorporate targeted stretches into each treatment plan they design, in order to target problem areas for their patients. While strength and endurance exercises are also incredibly important, stretching can be especially helpful in helping a patient manage their aches and pains. There...

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Say Goodbye to Persistent Tension Headaches With Physical Therapy

June 10th, 2019

The third most common pain complaint across the world is the all-too-common headache. Headaches can impact your everyday life by making it difficult to function properly. We’ve all been there - showing up to work or class with a pounding headache that you can’t seem to shake. Fortunately, relief is just around the corner with physical therapy. For more information...

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The 7 Best Ways to Get Yourself Moving

May 20th, 2019

It is easy to turn physical activity into an all-or-nothing” attitude. We get it - you had a long day at work, you drove your kids all around town for their extracurricular activities, and on top of that, you still have to make dinner and prepare to do it all again in the morning. When it’s difficult to find a...

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The Natural Way to Treat Arthritis Pain – Without Medication

May 10th, 2019

There are numerous different types of arthritis that people experience - in fact, the term “arthritis” is used to describe over 100 different types of joint pain and joint disease that millions of people suffer from. Arthritis is known to affect the elderly since it becomes more apparent with age; however, it is also possible for people to experience arthritis...

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Lower Back Pain – Find Relief Through Physical Therapy

April 20th, 2019

Lower back pain is a very common sensation that affects 60-70% of people across industrialized nations. It can also greatly limit many aspects of your daily life. For example, working, doing the activities you love, spending time with friends and family, or even just relaxing can be difficult if you are ached by lower back pain.  It is the leading...

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Reducing Inflammation with the Right Nutritional Fuels

April 10th, 2019

Does your daily life revolve around chronic pain or inflammation? While this is a common everyday roadblock that many people experience, there are actually some simple ways to avoid it. It is no secret that exercise is a crucial part of any physical therapy regimen, but fueling your body with nutritional meals also plays an important role. Everything you eat...

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