Month: August 2016

Using Opioids for More Than 30 Days Could Increase Depression Risk

People who use opioids for 30 days or more in an effort to treat pain could be increasing their risk of developing depression, according to a new study. As reported by the Pain News Network (“Long Term...

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Physical Therapist’s Guide to Osteoarthritis of the Shoulder

Shoulder osteoarthritis (OA) is a condition that occurs when the cartilage that lines the sides of the shoulder joint is worn or torn away. It may be caused by injury or dislocation of the shoulder, or “wear...

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Backpack Safety Tips

School is just around the corner!  Check out these backpack safety tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics and reach out to us if your student experiences any back issues- we are happy to help!...

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Summer Snack Ideas from the American Heart Association

Try some fun and refreshing summer snacks that the entire family can enjoy: Fruit pops: Homemade freezer pops are an easy, fun treat for kids to make. Mash up fruit like peaches, grapes, berries or watermelon...

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