Category: Health

opioids

Choosing Physical Therapy As An Alternative to Opioids

April 10th, 2021

If you’re taking opioids to manage your pain, know that it may not be in your best interest. In 2016 alone, 116 people died each day from opioid-related drug overdoses. Some 11.5 million Americans misused prescription painkillers in some way, costing an estimated $504 million in economic costs. It seems like every time you turn

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Opioids

The Importance of Seeking the Help of a Physical Therapist Before Turning to Opioids

February 10th, 2021

At our physical therapy clinic, we stand with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other professional organizations who recommend physical therapy and other alternatives over prescription opioids for the management of chronic pain. You’ve seen the headlines, and you know that opioids are the major driver behind the widespread drug crisis in America.

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post-surgical rehab

Ready for a Speedy Recovery? Consider Post-Surgical Rehab

January 20th, 2021

Do you have an upcoming surgery? 3 Reasons to attend post-surgical rehab for a better recovery. Whether you’re undergoing a joint replacement, a back surgery, or some other procedure, we’re confident that working with a physical therapist can help you heal up and get back to your active lifestyle as efficiently and safely as possible.

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chronic back pain

Living With Chronic Back Pain? Try These 5 Tips

January 10th, 2021

Addressing chronic back pain: 5 Tips to help you feel better faster According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, around 1 in 5 people have chronic pain. If you experience pain and discomfort on a daily basis, we encourage you to consult with a physical therapist who can work with you to address

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stress-related headaches

Stress-Related Headaches Getting You Down? Physical Therapy Can Help

October 20th, 2020

Millions of people suffer from different types of headaches. A few include sinus headaches, hormone headaches, and migraines. Different types of stress can also play a role in causing headaches. In fact, stress-related headaches are considered one of the most common headaches that people have. It’s important to understand how a stress headache differs from

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