Category: Physical Therapy

5 Tips to Be More Active During Your Work Day

5 Tips to Be More Active During Your Work Day

April 10th, 2021

Where are you right now as you read this? We’re guessing you’re most likely sitting down. We aren’t psychic! It’s just that most Americans spend around 12 hours per day sitting, and sadly, this kind of excessive sedentary behavior has been linked with an increased risk for chronic disease and early death. Some research even

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3 Stretches For a Better, Brighter Morning

3 Stretches For a Better, Brighter Morning

March 10th, 2021

Some of us are morning people, and some of us aren’t. Think about it for a second, how do you wake up every day? Do you greet the morning with a smile, or do you wince in anticipation of the pain you’re about to experience once you get out of bed? If it hurts you

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Are You Living With Chronic Back Pain?

Are You Living With Chronic Back Pain? You Don’t Have to Any Longer

February 10th, 2021

The American Physical Therapy Association states that back pain is the most commonly experienced form of pain for Americans. In fact, one in every four Americans has sustained some sort of back pain in the past three months. Chronic back pain is pain that persists for three months and longer. This type of pain can

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We All Know That Stretching is Good for You - But Here Are More Reasons Why You Should Start

We All Know That Stretching is Good for You – But Here Are More Reasons Why You Should Start

January 20th, 2021

Have you ever noticed just how good a nice stretch feels after a nap, when you first wake up in the morning, or after vigorous physical activity? That good feeling just scratches the surface of the many healthy benefits you can get from regular stretching. That’s why our physical therapist commonly recommends specific types of

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Don't Turn to Opioids - Physical Therapy Can Help Treat Your Pain

Don’t Turn to Opioids – Physical Therapy Can Help Treat Your Pain

January 10th, 2021

Find Natural Relief for Your Pains With our Physical Therapists! You have so many things you want or need to do today – but they’ll have to wait until you take your pills. Prescription opioids are powerful medications that can deaden pain for hours at a time. Unfortunately, they can also cause profound new problems

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Relieve Your Stress-Related Headaches Today with Physical Therapy

Relieve Your Stress-Related Headaches Today with Physical Therapy

December 20th, 2020

Headaches are a common issue that can plague everyone from preteens to retirees. However, when recurring tension or stress-related headaches make it difficult to get through your day, physical therapy may be necessary to provide long-lasting pain relief. Our experienced physical therapist has the skills necessary to target the root cause of your headaches and

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Back Pain is Commonly Caused by Herniated Discs - Do You Know Where Your Pain is Coming From?

Back Pain is Commonly Caused by Herniated Discs – Do You Know Where Your Pain is Coming From?

December 10th, 2020

Find Relief for Your Herniated Discs! Back pain is one of the most common complaints among Americans today. Whether you experience the occasional ache in your back, or you deal with recurring chronic back pain, it can make completing everyday tasks extremely difficult. But have you ever stopped to wonder whether your back pain was

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How to Improve Your Balance By Increasing Your Core Strength

February 4th, 2020

The relationship between core strength and balance is something that has been widely discussed within the physical therapy field for several years. Your trunk contains multiple core muscles that work to prevent physically limiting conditions, such injuries, lower back pain, or balance and gait disorders. When your core is strong, it helps keep you upright

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Back and Neck Pain

Treat Your Back and Neck Pain with Our Advanced PT Methods

January 20th, 2020

Did you know that studies say approximately 90% of people will be plagued by back or neck pain at some point in their lives? While it is a common complaint, it can sometimes be difficult to determine where the pain is originating on your own. Sometimes pain in one area can travel to another part

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Opioids

Rid Yourself of Harmful Opioids with the Help of Physical Therapy

December 10th, 2019

It is no secret that there has been an opioid epidemic going on for the past few years now. In fact, just in the year 2016, 116 people died each day from opioid overdose. It is estimated that about 11.5 million people living in America have misused prescription painkilling drugs. This epidemic also has a

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