Category: fitness

Back Pain

Concerned About Your Back Pain? You Might Have a Herniated Disc

March 20th, 2021

You’re sitting comfortably watching TV one day, and then when you stand up, there’s suddenly a sharp pain radiating through your back. If this scenario sounds familiar to you, you may have herniated disc pain. This type of pain can sneak up on you and become debilitating if it isn’t given the proper attention. There

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5 Benefits To Stretching Before and After You Exercise

March 10th, 2021

At our physical therapy clinic, we notice an interesting trend with a lot of our active patients: they go to the gym regularly, but they largely neglect stretching and mobility work. Do you make time to go to the gym a few times per week? If so, you should certainly commend yourself for your efforts,

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Physical Therapy

Are You Ready to Leave the Pain Meds Behind? Physical Therapy Can Provide You With the Relief You Need

February 20th, 2021

Did You Know Physical Therapy Has Proven to Be Even More Effective Than Opioids? It seems like every time you turn on the news there is another story about the opioid epidemic gripping the country. There is good reason for the panic. In 2016 alone, 116 people died each day from opioid-related drug overdoses. Some

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Sprains and Strains

Sprains and Strains Can Be a Pain – But Physical Therapy Can Help

February 10th, 2021

Have You Recently Sustained a Sprain or Strain? There you are, walking through the park on a bright summer day when suddenly you find a hole with your foot. Before you know it, you are in pain, collapsed in a crumpled heap, hoping no one saw your graceful fall. What do you do? How do

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Arthritis Pain

Let Physical Therapy Save You From Arthritis Pain!

January 20th, 2021

Your Days of Living In Pain Are Over Do You Have Arthritis Pain? Have you been consistently suffering from pain in your lower back, knees, hands, hips, or joints? The culprit might be arthritis. Arthritis is a joint disorder causing pain, stiffness, swelling, and inflammation. In the case that only a single joint is inflamed,

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Physical Therapy

Living With Pain? Don’t Turn to Drugs – Treat it Naturally with Physical Therapy

January 10th, 2021

Did You Know Physical Therapy Can Treat Pain Even More Effectively Than Pain-Relieving Drugs? Pain can be a helpful messenger, an alert that something in your body needs fixing ‒ but it can also be an agonizing annoyance that ruins your quality of life. To make matters worse, many pain problems are rooted in deep-set

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Stress-Related Headaches

Dealing With Stress-Related Headaches? Here’s 3 Ways Physical Therapy Can Help!

December 20th, 2020

Don’t Let Chronic Headaches Get In The Way Anymore. Did you know that headaches are the third most common pain complaint? It’s true. Headaches are extremely common and can be so debilitating to the point that they impact a person’s quality of life. Dealing with headaches on the daily alone can be very isolating and

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7 Easy Ways To Improve Your Physical Health

December 10th, 2020

Making Small Changes Can Increase Your Fitness Levels Most people believe that in order to stay fit they have to dedicate hours every day to working out or visiting the gym. This is why many of us find ourselves saying that we have no time to exercise! However, exercising and staying physically fit doesn’t have

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Painkillers

The Drug-Free Path to Pain Relief: Physical Therapy

October 20th, 2020

Pain is a serious problem in today’s world. An estimated 1 out of every 5 Americans suffers from some degree of chronic pain, and 8 percent of those sufferers find the pain so intense that they can’t pursue their normal activities. It’s little wonder, then, that painkillers and anti-inflammatory drugs have grown into such a

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Arthritis Pain

Physical Therapy for Non-Pharmaceutical Arthritis Pain Management

October 10th, 2020

Stiffness and discomfort don’t have to be a part of our daily lives — and yet many people assume that they’re doomed to suffer from arthritis pain. If you’ve been losing more and more of your mobility and productivity due to chronic joint inflammation, you may be disappointed by the usefulness of painkilling drugs or

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