Category: physical therapist

Aches and Pains

Aches and Pains in the Morning? Find Out What Might Be Causing Them.

March 10th, 2020

A Troubleshooting Guide to Morning Aches and Pains Do you leap out of bed excited at the thought of experiencing another morning — or do you just lie there, afraid to move because of the pain you’re likely to feel? Aches and pains are never welcome, but they can really dash your spirits when they

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Physical Therapy

If You Have any of These 5 Symptoms, You May Need Physical Therapy.

February 20th, 2020

Physical therapy is a highly beneficial form of treatment that can address many of the most common sources of pain. However, there are many people who don’t realize that the pain they are experiencing is something that can be easily addressed with physical therapy. If you are experiencing any of the five common symptoms listed

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Opioid

Do You Depend on Opioids to Keep You Moving? Understand How PT Can Kick Your Opioid Dependence

February 10th, 2020

Do you rely on drugs such as oxycodone or hydrocodone to help you get through your day without agonizing pain? Do you worry that these drugs may be placing your health at unacceptable risk? Do you feel anxious or count the minutes until your next dosage of these pain relievers regardless of that risk? If

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Arthritis Pain

Are You Taking Opioids for Your Arthritis Pain? You Need to Read This.

January 20th, 2020

What if someone told you that the opioids you’re taking for pain relief are actually making your arthritis worse? You’d probably want to listen to that person. Opioids like morphine and oxycodone alter your perception of pain. You might be “feeling no pain” when you take these pills, but it’s actually doing nothing to improve

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Hip and Knee Pain

Tired of Your Hip and Knee Pain? Find Lasting Relief with Physical Therapy

January 10th, 2020

Is it difficult for you to engage in your regular activities due to hip or knee pain? Whether your hip or knee pain occurs when you’re moving or sitting, physical therapy can help get you back to your regular routine. Be sure to contact First Colony Aquatic and Rehabilitation Center for a consult to find

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