Solve Your Daily Aches and Pains with Physical Therapy Chronic pain affects more than 100 million people in the U.S. and 20-30% of the global population, reports the National Institutes of Health Office of Disease Prevention. Moreover, experts predict chronic pain will increase in prevalence as people age into later adulthood. Finding relief for pain
By Brittany O’Rourke Daniels, PT, DPT, CSCS Dancers are required to jump and land on one foot while on their toes and with their hips turned out. They then immediately move onto their next move without time to think about all the strain that was just put on their low back, hip, knee, ankle, and
Muscle tightness is somewhat of a vicious cycle. It both causes pain on its own, as well as aggravates other parts of the body by tensing up in anticipation of pain. Fortunately, many of our patients find acupuncture helpful for both decreasing pain and relaxing the body overall. At ProClinix Sports Physical Therapy &
Having a headache can be debilitating. It can strike at any time and render a person unable to think, move, or communicate. Headaches are the most common ailment reported to doctors, with nine out of 10 people suffering from them at any given point. Often, the response to headaches is to pop a pill, lie
By: Dr. Ivana (Monserrate) Vargas, DC Do you suffer from headaches? You are not alone. Nine out of ten Americans have suffered from a headache at least once in their lifetime. They can be dull, throbbing, constant and even debilitating. How do you take care of your headaches? Do you try to fight through it?
With Physical Therapy, Pain Relief Doesn’t Have to be in the Form of a Pill! Pain can substantially affect your ability to engage in even basic daily activities. You may feel that taking opioids to relieve the pain is your only choice. There are other options available, including physical therapy, that can help you live