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How to Avoid Chronic Disease with Regular Physical Activity

How to Avoid Chronic Disease with Regular Physical Activity This article was written by Domeryne Pascua, MAG, SPT, Doctor of Physical Therapy, class of 2022, Kinetix Advanced Physical Therapy, Inc. What does “Chronic Disease” mean? Chronic diseases are broadly defined as any medical condition that lasts for at least a full year that requires ongoing…

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Laser Therapy: Another Tool in the Physical Therapist’s Arsenal

Laser Therapy: Another Tool in the Physical Therapist’s Arsenal This blog article about using laser therapy to reduce pain or immobility caused by chronic conditions was written by Maureen Madden, PT, OSC For many people with chronic conditions, traditional physical therapy modalities get them back to most activities, but some people still experience a lingering…

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Keep Moving to Soothe Arthritic Pain in the Cold Winter Months

Keep Moving to Soothe Arthritis Pain in the Cold Winter Months Pain Management Conditions for Arthritis and Other Health Issues Arthritis is an uncomfortable condition to begin with. Unfortunately, if you’re wondering, “Is arthritis worse in winter?”, the answer may be “yes”. This is especially concerning for those that live in cooler climates, or have…

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Identifying Symptoms of Osteoporosis and Treating Them with Physical Therapy

Identifying Symptoms of Osteoporosis and Treating Them with Physical Therapy Osteoporosis is a condition involving a gradual weakening of your bones. As they become more fragile and lose density, bones also become more vulnerable to fractures or breaks. However, it’s common for people to overlook early osteoporosis symptoms. That’s why you should learn about what…