Physical therapy for alleviating Sciatica

Sciatica refers to the radiating pain emanating from the lower back and down each leg extending to the foot. It is caused by irritation or inflammation of the sciatic nerve, which is the largest nerve in the human body. The pain causes difficulty in movement and compromises the flexibility and agility of individuals. Sciatica usually…

Adding Flexibility Into Your Daily Routine

Flexibility is an essential component in the holistic physical fitness of an individual. It can be defined as the ease with which a person is able to move a joint through its range of motion. We may not realize it, but flexibility is required in all of our day to day activities such as bending…

Physical Therapy in Senior Care

Aging is a natural process in life. As we age, we may face various issues that impair our physical functioning and take away from the freedom of movement. Often it compromises on the ease of performing everyday tasks. Maintenance of a healthy self while recuperating from illnesses and recovering from surgeries require special attention. Major…

Joint Pain and Cold Weather – It’s Real

Stiffness, aches and pains are often associated with changes in weather, especially the falling temperatures of winter. As a result of the falling temperatures; aches and pains are experienced by many in different parts of their body. The most affected during this season are the hip joints, knee joints and ankle joints. Ultimately it compromises…

Physical Therapy for Injury Prevention

Make Physical Therapy Part of Your Wellness Plan When it comes to physical therapy, most people think that it is something which is set aside only for persons who are injured. But the truth is, rehabilitation is not the only benefit that physical therapy offers. Physical therapy can be included as part of your overall…

Get Balanced and Aligned for the Holidays

The holiday season is the most joyous time to be spent with your loved ones. Your body knows those little aches and twinges that you experience as you go through your busy days. It’s a good idea to be in your best physical condition when the demands of the holiday season are upon us. Physical…

The Best of Holidays – Happy Thanksgiving

The holidays are a wonderful time to celebrate with friends and family and recognize all that you are grateful for in your life. As we all gather for Thanksgiving, we often reflect on what we need to make our lives better. As part of a balanced and healthy lifestyle, keeping fit, staying connected and giving…