Category: Health

Opioids vs Natural Relief May15th 2020

Why Use Opioids When You Can Find Natural Relief?

We’re all aware of the opioid crisis plaguing the nation. It’s scary – it’s as if every time we turn on the news, we hear another story about the epidemic.  Approximately 11.5 million people in the United States misused the painkilling drugs they were prescribed, costing an estimated $504 million in economic costs. According to

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Feb10th 2020

There is Hope for Arthritis Pains! Find Relief with Physical Therapy.

There are over 100 different types of arthritis, containing monoarthritis (where only one joint is affected) and oligoarthritis (where multiple joints are affected.) Some of the most common forms of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which develops from “wear and tear” of cartilage, and rheumatoid arthritis, which develops from overactive immune systems.  If you have arthritis, you

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Headaches from Stress Jan10th 2020

How to Make Your Stress-Related Headaches Disappear

They can impact your quality of life and make it difficult to function normally. Luckily, headache relief can be found through physical therapy. Did you know that headaches are the third most common pain complaint throughout the world? Your trained physical therapist will work with you to provide pain relief from headaches, in addition to

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Jan2nd 2020

Did You Know Stretching Could Benefit Your Health in These 5 Ways?

Stretching is an important part of physical therapy, and many physical therapists will include specific stretches into their sessions. Strength and endurance are both undeniably important; however, stretching is a crucial part of anyone’s exercise regimen, whether you are an athlete or someone coping with aches and pains.  Stretching helps in increasing flexibility, which can

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