Back Pain

How to Alleviate Back Pain While Sitting Down

If you sit down for long periods of time, for work or simply to enjoy a good road trip, the open road can be a chance to catch up on your favorite podcast or listen to your favorite songs. If you suffer from back pain, however, the thought of sitting down for long periods of time can be uncomfortable- especially if you’re driving.

Mental Health

Unlocking the Mind-Body Connection: How Physical Therapy Supports Mental Health

By: Marie Serrado

In recent years, mental health awareness has gained attention, sparked conversation and initiatives to address the various facets of mental well-being. While traditional approaches to mental health often focus on therapy and medication, a growing body of evidence highlights the critical role that physical therapy plays in supporting mental health.

Occupational Therapy

How Occupational Therapy Can Improve Quality of Life for Aging Adults

by : Marie Serrado

Aging is a natural part of life, but it comes with its own sets of challenges. As individuals grow older, they may face limitations in mobility, changes in cognitive function, and adjustments to daily routines. Occupational therapy offers a holistic approach to addressing the needs of aging adults,

OT Month

April is OT Month!

By: Marie Serrado

As April rolls around, it’s time to celebrate Occupational Therapy Month! This month is dedicated to honoring the invaluable contributions of occupational therapists (OTs) and occupational therapy assistants (OTAs) in improving lives and fostering independence. Join us in recognizing the dedication of these professionals as they empower individuals to lead fulfilling lives through meaningful activities.

Running

Injury Prevention for Runners

By: Marie Serrado

As exhilarating as running can be, it’s not without its risks. From shin splints to stress fractures, injuries can put a sudden halt to your training and race ambitions. However, there are ways to help prevent risking injuries while running. In today’s blog post we will discover a way to prevent injuries while running.

Good Posture

The Importance of Posture and How Physical Therapy Can Help

By: Marie Serrado

“Stand up, Straight” “Don’t Slouch” are timeless pieces of advice we’ve all heard. Having a good
posture is vital for everyone. Good posture is essential for maintaining a healthy body and mind.
It involves aligning your body in a way that places the least amount of strain on your muscles,

Heart Health Month

Heart Health Awareness Month: Integrating Cardiovascular Exercise into Physical Therapy

By: Marie Serrado

February isn’t just about chocolates and flowers, it’s also American Heart Awareness Month. As we celebrate matters of the heart, let’s delve into the significance of cardiovascular exercise in the realm of physical therapy. Integrating heart-healthy activities into your routine can bring benefits, not only for cardiovascular health but for overall well-being.

Chiropractic for Women

Why Women need Chiropractic Care

By: Dr. Dean Lombardo

What is chiropractic? Chiropractic care centers around the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the neuro-musculoskeletal system disorders. Chiropractic focuses on the relationship between structure (movement of the spine) and function (coordinated by the nervous system and how this relationship affects health).

The primary lesion addressed in chiropractic is intersegmental dysfunction within the spinal column.