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What You Should Know about Prenatal Physical Therapy:

by apts2016, October 12, 2022

If you are pregnant and have been experiencing pain or other physical issues, you may be wondering if prenatal physical therapy can help.  Prenatal physical therapy is a type of care that is specifically designed to help pregnant women manage pain and other physical issues that can occur during pregnancy.  Physical therapists who specialize in […]

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Cervical Radiculopathy: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment:

by apts2016, October 11, 2022

Cervical radiculopathy is a condition that occurs when a nerve in the neck is compressed or pinched. This can lead to pain, numbness, or weakness in the arm and hand.  Cervical radiculopathy is also called a pinched nerve or herniated disc. The condition affects an average of three in 10,000 people each year. It is […]

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5 Ways a Physical Therapist Can Help You in Managing Headaches:

by apts2016, October 10, 2022

A headache is a type of pain that occurs in any part of the head.  There are numerous types of headaches, each with its own set of causes.   Cervicogenic: Cervicogenic headaches are caused by problems in the neck. These types of headaches are often the result of an injury or strain to the neck […]

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6 Ways Decompression Therapy Can Help Your Spine And Treat Back Pain:

by apts2016, October 9, 2022

Spinal decompression therapy is a treatment method that uses mechanical traction to stretch the spine. This type of therapy can be used to treat back pain and other conditions that cause compression of the spine. The goal of decompression therapy is to relieve pressure on the spine and nerves by gently stretching the spine.  This […]

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What is pediatric physical therapy?

by apts2016, October 8, 2022

Pediatric physical therapy is a therapy that helps children with movement problems. It can help with conditions such as cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, and spina bifida. Physical therapists use different types of equipment and exercises to help children move better. They also teach families how to care for their child’s condition. What is a pediatric […]

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What does “women’s health” mean in terms of physical therapy?

by apts2016, October 7, 2022

This may be a question that has crossed your mind at some point, and you might have inquired with your Physical therapist about it. “Women’s health” is a term that has been used to describe a variety of different things, but in general, it refers to the physical and mental well-being of women. This includes […]

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How balance therapy and vestibular rehabilitation can help you stay upright

by apts2016, October 5, 2022

If you have trouble keeping your balance, you’re not alone!! According to the National Institutes of Health, about 40 percent of adults over age 40 have some degree of balance problems. Most balance problems can be helped with treatment. What are the indications for therapy? There are many reasons why you might need therapy. Some […]

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Why you should consider physical therapy for your orthopedic or sports injury

by apts2016, October 4, 2022

Overview Of Orthopedic And Sports Injury: Orthopedic injuries are those that affect the bones, joints, tendons, or muscles. They can be caused by a single traumatic event, such as a fall or car accident, or by repetitive stress, such as from overuse at work or during sports. Sports injuries are a type of orthopedic injury […]

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How dry needling is an effective treatment to reduce chronic pain and stress?

by apts2016, October 3, 2022

Introduction: Before we talk about how dry needling  is affecting us, let’s first understand what it is? Dry needling is the use of an acupuncture needle to stimulate a muscle in order to release tension and pain. It is also known as intramuscular stimulation (IMS). Dry needling is based on the same principle as acupuncture, […]

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What is Class IV Laser Therapy and how can it help me heal naturally?

by apts2016, October 1, 2022

Class IV laser therapy is a type of physical therapy that uses lasers to help the body heal. The therapy is said to work by increasing blood flow and reducing inflammation. Class IV Laser Therapy is often used to treat chronic pain, injuries, and other conditions. The therapy is non-invasive and can be done in […]

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