Injury rates among young soccer players is quite high. The American Academy of Pediatrics reports that injury rates, per 1000 player hours, range from 0.6 to 19.1, depending on the level of play and the definition of injury.
Osteporosis literally means “porous bones”—bones that were once strong have become fragile.
Make sure there is good lighting with light switches at the top and bottom of stairs.
The knee joint is really two joints: the patello-femoral joint and the tibio-femoral joint.
In observance of breast cancer awareness, physical therapists promote early diagnosis for successful treatment of lymphedema.
Occupational therapy is a skilled treatment that helps individuals achieve independence in all facets of their lives.
CTS is a condition that may be caused by repeatedly performing stressful motions with your hand or holding your hand in the same position for long periods of time.
When the elbow is bent, the Ulnar Nerve may be stretched and pushed against the Medial Epicondyle (Funny Bone), causing pain.
DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis is a painful condition resulting from irritation of the wrist tendons at the base of the thumb.
A vast range of human activities from playing the piano to laying bricks would be impossible without the healthy functioning of the elbow, wrist, and hand.
Intersection Syndrome is a painful condition of the forearm and wrist.
Osteoarthritis (OA), sometimes referred to as degenerative joint disease, is a deterioration of the moving parts of the joints.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a chronic disease that causes pain, stiffness, swelling, and loss of function in the joints.
Lateral Epicondylitis, also known as Tennis Elbow, is a type of painful tendonitis resulting in pain on the outer side of the elbow and forearm.
In trigger finger, also known as stenosing tenosynovitis, one of your fingers or your thumb gets tuck in a bent position and then straightens with a snap.
Aphasia is an acquired communication disorder caused by damage to the areas of the brain that contain language.
If your doctor has referred you for a Modified Barium Swallow Study, it is likely because you have displayed on or more of the following symptoms: