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Mar 28, 2018 / Health Tips
Nearly all adults will experience low back pain at some point. Physical therapists dispel five common myths about low back pain and treatment.
Apr 1, 2022 / Health Tips
Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants are committed to reducing health disparities and encourage everyone to be physically active with these tips.
May 24, 2021 / Health Tips
The American Physical Therapy Association encourages Americans of all ages and abilities to embrace an active lifestyle to benefit their health and wellbeing. Americans don't get enough physical activity. Here are just a few statistics by state.
Sep 3, 2013 / Did You Know?
A study published in the American Journal of Public Health suggests that obesity is more deadly than previously thought.
Dec 9, 2016 / Did You Know?
After the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released guidelines to reduce the long-term use of opioids to treat most pain, a Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation survey highlights several factors contributing to ongoing use.
Mar 28, 2018 / Did You Know?
According to a recent study, it appears that opioids may not be any more effective than nonopioid medications, such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) for treating chronic back pain, or hip or knee osteoarthritis-related pain.
Nov 2, 2017 / Did You Know?
In the past, doctors recommended delaying physical activity after a concussion. New research suggests that early return (within one week) to physical activity may actually decrease the likelihood of persistent symptoms in children and teens.
Feb 12, 2015 / Did You Know?
Physical activity, not caloric intake, is the bottom line for your waistline. This news is from an American Journal of Medicine study, "Obesity, Abdominal Obesity, Physical Activity, and Caloric Intake in US Adults: 1988 to 2010."
Dec 9, 2019 / Article
Do you or someone you know have pain in or around the kneecap when doing these activities?
May 19, 2020 / Health Tips
COVID-19 can cause symptoms ranging from mild to severe to no symptoms at all. People with severe symptoms may require care in a hospital and a ventilator to breathe due to acute respiratory distress syndrome.