BPPV: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo Benign: This condition is not life threatening. BPPV is a mechanical problem in the inner ear in which calcium carbonate crystals become dislodged and … [Read more...] about What is BPPV?
What Does Balance & Gait Training Entail?
Falls are a constant worry for seniors and others who have physical challenges. And those worries aren’t unfounded. Falls are the leading cause of injury-related deaths and serious health problems in … [Read more...] about What Does Balance & Gait Training Entail?
Preventing Falls This Winter
Winter is here, and with cold weather comes slippery conditions. It is vital to take extra care to prevent slips and falls during this time. This is especially true for seniors as this can result in … [Read more...] about Preventing Falls This Winter
5 Ways to Stay Healthy for the Holidays
With the holidays quickly approaching, it is important to take steps to keep yourself and family members safe and healthy! Here are 5 quick tips to help keep your holidays happy and healthy: 1. Get … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Stay Healthy for the Holidays
What is Osteoporosis?
Osteoporosis is a common disease that causes thinning and weakening of the bones. Osteoporosis can affect people of any age. However, it most most common in women. Osteoporosis affects 55% of … [Read more...] about What is Osteoporosis?
What is Laser Therapy?
Why Laser Therapy? Pain is the number one reason for a doctor's visit in the United States and is the number one reason for missed work or school days. Additionally, chronic pain affects 1 in 3 … [Read more...] about What is Laser Therapy?
Can Physical Therapy Help My Headaches?
What is a Headache? Pain of any type that occurs in any part of the head is called a headache. There are many different types of headaches, with just as many causes. The International Headache … [Read more...] about Can Physical Therapy Help My Headaches?
Common Myths about Falls
It's common to hear many people believe falls are a normal part of aging. The truth is, they're not. Furthermore, most falls can be prevented. Exercising, managing your medications, having your … [Read more...] about Common Myths about Falls