Category: Physical Therapy

Aches and pains

Waking Up With Aches and Pains? Physical Therapy Can Help You Enjoy Your Mornings Again

April 10th, 2021

At the end of a long day, feeling a little sore is somewhat normal. This is especially true if you work a job that is very physically demanding. Most of us are pushing our bodies for somewhere between 12 – 16 hours, taking care of our families, pets, our work issues, and our homes—who wouldn’t

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Opioids

Choosing Physical Therapy As An Alternative to Opioids

March 20th, 2021

If you’re taking opioids to manage your pain, know that it may not be in your best interest. In 2016 alone, 116 people died each day from opioid-related drug overdoses. Some 11.5 million Americans misused prescription painkillers in some way, costing an estimated $504 million in economic costs. It seems like every time you turn

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Herniated Disc

Bad Back Pain? You Could Have a Herniated Disc.

March 10th, 2021

One of the most common causes of pain among adults in the United States, back pain can develop for any number of endless reasons, and once it develops it doesn’t always go away all that easily. Because it could be a sign of something more serious, back pain is not something you want to ignore

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Symptoms

Do You Have These 5 Symptoms? If So, Physical Therapy Can Help

February 20th, 2021

At our physical therapy clinic, our experienced team members work with older adults, men, women, and children who are facing a variety of acute and chronic health problems. But it’s not just pain that we can help with! Every one of our physical therapists has received advanced training in anatomy, human movement, and more. This

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Opioids

Don’t Fall Victim to Opioids – Instead, Opt for Natural Relief

February 10th, 2021

Chronic pain can become a huge burden, interfering with just about every aspect of your life until it can seem impossible to feel like things will ever be “normal” again. Whether as a result of wear and tear over time, or following a traumatic experience like an injury or a car accident, chronic pain can

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physical activity

Increase Your Physical Activity with These 7 Tips!

November 20th, 2020

The longer you cope with chronic pain, the more it starts to feel like the pain will never go away. Once you start to accept a particular pain as a part of your life, it becomes more and more difficult to look at the pain as something that you can handle and treat. Instead, many

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Arthritis Pain

Physical Therapy: Treating Arthritis the Safe and Easy Way

September 20th, 2020

Anyone living with arthritis knows how debilitating it can be. Several people dealing with arthritic aches and pains end up resorting to steroid injections, antirheumatic drugs, or even joint replacement surgery, in order to manage their pain. However, physical therapy itself has proven successful for many arthritis sufferers. Before turning to potentially harmful drugs or

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stay active

Stay Active By Incorporating These 5 Easy Steps into Your Lifestyle

September 10th, 2020

With your busy life, it can be difficult to find time for physical activity. We all understand too well the lengthy to-do list that never seems to get completed. After a full day of work, running errands, making dinner, and still trying to find time to relax, it can be tough to try and force

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Headaches and Migraines Mandeville & Covington, LA

Say Goodbye to Those Persistent Stress-Related Headaches

August 20th, 2020

You know the feeling – the sudden pain that tells you a headache is coming on. It happens to all of us. Stress headaches are typically defined as a “band of pressure” that can be felt around your head, usually accompanied by tenderness of the skull and overall achiness within the head. Sometimes, the pain

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stretching

9 Ways Stretching Can Improve Your Health and Wellness

August 10th, 2020

Is stretching part of your daily life? If not, it should be. Stretching is a great way to start your day and it comes with a wide range of benefits. Don’t know where to start? Don’t fret! Our licensed physical therapists can help you create a stretching plan that will work best for you. To

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