Schedule Appointment
MENU
Request Appointment

Health Blog

An Active Lifestyle Can Improve Your Health. Try These 5 Activities to Get Moving.

March 20th, 2020

If you spend your days hobbling painfully from your bed to your reclining chair and back, the notion of pursuing any kind of vigorous activity may be the furthest thing from your mind. The truth, however, is that getting active can vastly improve your health, your comfort, mobility, and overall quality of life. Here are

Read More

Stretching: A Healthy Part of Any Physical Therapy Program

March 10th, 2020

Can some simple physical motions dramatically improve your overall health, wellness, and quality of life? In the case of stretching, the answer is most definitely yes. Stretching exercises are a staple of physical therapy for just that reason. You might be surprised to discover just how many ways stretches can help you. Here are some

Read More

4 Ways Physical Therapy Can Help Relieve Joint Pain from Arthritis

February 20th, 2020

Whether it is a pop in the knee with every step that you take, or a crack of your fingers with every attempt to open a jar, chances are that you aren’t going to realize just how much you rely on your joints to perform up to par until you are experiencing regular joint pain.

Read More

Did You Know Increasing Core Strength Can Help Relieve Pain?

February 6th, 2020

Core strength has become a popular topic because it affects the function of the entire body. A strong core means better stability, fewer injuries and less physical stress. Weak core muscles can lead to chronic back and neck pain. Signs of weak core muscles include slumping in your chair, poor posture at your desk or

Read More

If You Have any of These 5 Symptoms, You May Need Physical Therapy.

January 20th, 2020

Physical therapy is a highly beneficial form of treatment that can address many of the most common sources of pain. However, there are many people who don’t realize that the pain they are experiencing is something that can be easily addressed with physical therapy. If you are experiencing any of the five common symptoms listed

Read More

Did you Know Physical Therapy Can Help Reduce Stress Related Headaches? Here’s How.

January 6th, 2020

The work day is almost over, but your inbox is full and your to-do list is long. You are already thinking about the many things you’ll have to handle in the evening, and what will be facing you when you reach your desk again tomorrow. You pinch the bridge of your nose, but to no

Read More

7 Easy Ways to Increase Your Activity and Live Healthy

December 20th, 2019

Have you become less active in recent years? It’s important to remain physically active in order to stay as healthy as possible. It isn’t always easy to stay active, especially if you’re already struggling with limited mobility. There are several easy ways to increase your activity level that most people can include in their daily

Read More

5 Ways Stretching can Improve Your Overall Health

December 10th, 2019

There are a lot of different factors that contribute to maintaining ideal health. Getting a full night’s rest every evening, drinking plenty of water throughout the day, and eating as well-balanced of a diet as possible are typically the top tips that are shared when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle. However, this is

Read More

Ways Nutrition Can Decrease Pain and Inflammation

November 20th, 2019

Are you experiencing pain and inflammation in your joints? Many people may not realize that nutrition can play a crucial role in preventing and even eliminating these conditions in the body. It’s important to understand what pain and inflammation are, the causes and symptoms, and how both nutrition and physical therapy can help. Contact St.

Read More

Are You Taking Opioids for Your Arthritis Pain? You Need to Read This.

November 10th, 2019

What if someone told you that the opioids you’re taking for pain relief are actually making your arthritis worse? You’d probably want to listen to that person. Opioids like morphine and oxycodone alter your perception of pain. You might be “feeling no pain” when you take these pills, but it’s actually doing nothing to improve

Read More