Category: Aches and Pains

Aches and Pains

The Best Treatment Method for Solving all of Your Aches and Pains

August 10th, 2020

The older you get, the more aches and pains are bound to become an issue in your life. A rough day at work, a long day outside with the family, an unexpected injury—anyone of these factors could contribute to aches and pains throughout the body that may seem to never really give you a break.

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Aches and Pains

The Best Treatment Method for Solving All of Your Aches and Pains

June 10th, 2020

Whether you have recently started waking up with generalized aches and pains, or suffering from chronic pain for a long time, physical therapy has been proven to be the best possible treatment method for you. A sedentary lifestyle, lack of exercise, poor nutrition or an injury can all contribute to aches and pains. The bad

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Stress Headaches

Say Goodbye to Your Stress Headaches, Once and for All

March 10th, 2020

If stress-related headaches are happening so frequently that they are impacting your daily life, it’s time to start thinking about physical therapy for relief. Stress-related headaches, also called tension headaches, are the most common type of headache that impacts people. While they are not as serious as migraines, tension headaches are a sign that something

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Nutrition

Decrease Your Pain and Inflammation With This Nutritious Diet

September 10th, 2019

Do you feel like the pain is unbearable? Pain and inflammation are two health issues that affect large swaths of the population. Considering a single source of pain alone, such as arthritis, reveals prevalence rates of approximately 40 million, says the Arthritis Foundation. According to the National Institutes of Health, one in four Americans suffer

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Treating Arthritis Pain Without The Meds

October 10th, 2018

Arthritis is a catch-all term used to describe more than 100 different kinds of joint pain and joint disease. While arthritis is commonly believed to be a condition that afflicts the elderly, the reality is that it can strike people in early middle age. In fact, elite male athletes are more likely to develop arthritis

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Physical Therapy a Better Way to Reduce Your Pain

October 4th, 2017

October is National Physical Therapy Month. And as medical professionals across the U.S. work together to expound the benefits of physical therapy, the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is leading the nation’s PTs in highlighting a topic that affects the lives of millions: opioid awareness. More specifically, the goal is to create awareness around the

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These tight hamstrings are a pain!

September 26th, 2017

Taking a full body look at our posture can help minimize those aches and pains we have from our low back, to our neck and shoulders. Some of the heavy hitters are the calves, hamstrings, quadriceps, and upper trapezius (the large muscles that run from our neck to our shoulder blades). There are some common

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Start Off on the Right Foot! – Plantar Faciitis

August 1st, 2017

Do you wake up in the morning with significant pain in the arch or the heel of your foot? Are you limited in the distance you are walking or running due to the arch/heel pain? If so, you are likely experiencing what we call Plantar Fasciitis! You may have tried medications, such as anti-inflammatories or

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Don’t confuse soreness with pain

April 20th, 2017

There’s soreness, and then there’s pain. It’s important to not confuse the two, say physical therapists. To active people in general and athletes at all levels, the inability to recognize the differences between muscle soreness and pain can mean pushing your body – your muscles and joints – to the point of injury. It’s the

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