Nutrition

You Are What You Eat — and Good Nutrition Can Help You Feel Good

August 10th, 2020

In your everyday struggle against pain and inflammation, do you reach for a pill bottle, or do you seek healthy lifestyle changes? The latter choice will do more for you in terms of long-term function, mobility and safety. But what kinds of lifestyle changes should you pursue? In addition to regular exercise, including the types

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Physical Therapy

Avoiding the Opioid Trap — Thanks to Physical Therapy

July 20th, 2020

You have so many things you want or need to do today — but they’ll have to wait until you take your pills. Prescription opioids are powerful medications that can deaden pain for hours at a time. Unfortunately, they can also cause profound new problems in your life, from the risk of an overdose to

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chronic back pain

Chronic Back Pain Doesn’t Have to be Your Story. Understand 3 Physical Therapy Can Help.

July 10th, 2020

Chronic back pain is pain that persists for three months and longer. This type of pain can be due to a variety of reasons, including arthritis of the spine, aging, disc problems and myofascial pain syndrome. With arthritis of the spine, there is a slow thinning of the cartilage inside the spine which can cause

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