Month: September 2016

Opioid Overload

When it comes to back and neck pain alone, 1-2% of patients with low back pain who seek treatment have a serious disorder and require surgery, while 5-10% of patients warrant further investigation through imaging. ...

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ProRehab Physical Therapy Announces Addition of Certified Hand Therapists

ProRehab Physical Therapy (PRPT) is pleased to announce the addition of Hand Therapists Mary Cecil, PT, CHT, and Toby Cross, MOT, OTR/L to their staff. Both will provide specialized hand therapy to patients with injuries to or dysfunction...

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Physical Therapist’s Guide to Osteoarthritis of the Spine

Osteoarthritis (OA) of the spine is a condition that usually occurs with aging and is typically diagnosed after age 50. Its causes include injury to the spine, wear and tear on the discs of the spine...

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8 Fall Steps for Healthy Living

Give your health a boost this fall with eight tips so simple you’ll hardly know they’re healthy. As the days get shorter and the temperatures drop, change is in the air. That’s what makes fall...

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Physical Therapy Plays a Key Role in Reducing Frequency of ACL Injuries

For many families, sending your kids back to school also means sending them back out onto the field as fall sports begin. But did you know that according to the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical...

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