Category: health and wellness

Feeling Morning Aches and Pains

Feeling Morning Aches and Pains? Physical Therapy Can Treat The Cause of Your Problem

April 20th, 2021

If you wake up feeling achy and sore, it can really put a damper on your mood. This is not a good way to start your day. You probably have made excuses for your pain, such as “I slept on my neck wrong,” or “I’m just getting older — this is to be expected.” However,

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5 Benefits of Physical Therapy

5 Benefits of Physical Therapy For Hip and Knee Pain

April 10th, 2021

Have you noticed your hips and knees are in pain when you wake up or go to bed? Are the activities you do between sunrise and sunset impacted by chronic hip and knee joint dysfunction? Struggling with this kind of condition can severely hinder your ability to go about your daily normal routine. Thankfully, there

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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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Ready to Leave Those Pain

Ready to Leave Those Pain Relievers Behind? Physical Therapy Can Provide You With Relief

February 20th, 2021

If you’re taking pain relievers and just don’t want to stay dependent on them forever, physical therapy can be exactly the solution you need. Physical therapy can be very beneficial for both short-term pain (usually, that which lasts just a few weeks or months) and long-term or chronic pain (that which lasts for more than

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Feeling Achy or Sluggish

Feeling Achy or Sluggish? These 5 Tips Can Help You Feel Healthier!

February 10th, 2021

Did You Know Exercise Could Help Improve Your Overall Health and Wellness? Staying active is one of the key factors in maintaining long-term health. Fitting exercise and even moderate activity into your daily routine; however, isn’t always easy. Whether it’s because of a busy schedule or a health condition, you may find it difficult to

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Ready to Say Goodbye

Ready to Say Goodbye to Opioids? Physical Therapy Can Help You Find More Effective Relief!

October 20th, 2020

Did You Know that Physical Therapy Can Help You Achieve Even Better Results than Opioids? Another day, another trip to the pharmacy. This is the treadmill that many chronic pain sufferers find themselves walking, month after month and year after year. Prescription pain medications can only do so much to keep your suffering at bay

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So You Have Back Pain

So You Have Back Pain – Chances Are, It Could Be From a Herniated Disc

October 10th, 2020

Did You Know Your Back Pain Could Be Stemming From a Herniated Disc? How do you know whether you have a herniated disc or it’s just good old back pain? One telltale sign can be where the pain is located. Strange neck pains, back pains, or extremity symptoms can indicate a variety of potential problems

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Tired of Your Hip and Knee Pain? Find Lasting Relief with Physical Therapy

June 20th, 2020

The knee is considered a hinge joint while the hip is a ball-and-socket joint. They are both complex joints with a network of muscles, tendons, ligaments, bone, and cartilage all working together to keep you moving. With this many moving parts it’s not surprising that as we age or engage in strenuous activity that we

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stretching

5 Ways Stretching Can Improve Your Overall Health

May 10th, 2020

1. Stretching Increases Your Flexibility Are you frustrated because you don’t seem to have the same range of motion that you once did? A variety of musculoskeletal challenges can reduce your flexibility, creating stiffness, and making certain motions uncomfortable or even impossible. Stretching can gently coax the stiffness out of tight tissues. Depending on the

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