Being obese can make simple movements such as bending, reaching for objects, squatting, or climbing stairs a challenge. As it relates to joint health, obesity can cause joint degeneration
Acupuncture has emerged as a powerful and safe evidenced-based treatment modality that could provide a solution to the opioid crisis which has caused 72,000 drug overdose deaths in the year
Holiday season is a great time to relax and take a break from the frenzied activities that are part and parcel of the modern world. However, remember to schedule in some physical activity
An overuse injury occurs when a repetitive action, either while playing a sport or performing manual labor, causes gradual worsening pain and loss of function in a part of your body.
Physical Therapy: Promoting Wellness and Restoring Function to Patients (National Physical Therapy Month)
National Physical Therapy Month is celebrated in October to celebrate the positive impact of physical therapy in the lives of patients suffering with pain, recovery and disability.
Did you know more than 50% of the US population above the age of 18 years is affected by bone and joint conditions? Given an aging population and an increasingly sedentary lifestyle,
Pain is a normal sensation which occurs as a response to injury or disease. It has a protective function – When you feel pain, it’s your body’s way of telling you that all is not well,
Falls at home are one of the leading causes of injury as you grow older. Every year, nearly 1 in 4 Americans above the age of 65 is likely to sustain a fall. The consequences of such falls could be minor