Monthly Archives: July 2014

Can My Pain be Treated with Orthopedic Physical Therapy?

Pain can quickly grow from an occasional nuisance to a full-blown, life-altering impediment. People who suffer from muscle and joint pain know this all too well; chronic pain can make it difficult to carry out even the most basic day-to-day activities. Luckily, there is a way to go about treating muscle and joint pain and […]

Treating Carpal Tunnel with Physical Therapy

You may know someone who developed carpal tunnel from overstressing their wrist at work, but in fact, there are many causes of carpal tunnel syndrome. An existing injury to the arm or wrist, an overactive pituitary gland, arthritis: All of these things, among others, can be the cause of carpal tunnel syndrome. So what exactly […]

Treating Vertigo with Physical Therapy

Physical therapy is perhaps most often associated with treating pulled muscles or rehabilitation after an accident of some sort. But in reality, it actually has many more applications that can help make your life easier and more enjoyable. For many people, disorders such as vertigo, motion sensitivity, Meniere‚Äôs Disease, and other balance disorders can affect […]

How is Physical Therapy Related to Weight Loss?

There are many factors that can either contribute to an injury or prevent you from successfully recovering from one. One of these factors is weight; your weight is directly related to your overall health and wellbeing, and so it is just as vital as any other component of your physical therapy treatment. Life Fitness Physical […]