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The vestibular system consists of peripheral sensors in the inner ear and integrative centers in the brainstem, cerebellum and somatic sensory…
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Lower back pain is one of the most common types of body aches, affecting more than 615 million people around the world. It’s also the leading cause…
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The knee is essential for the movement and stability of the body. It absorbs shock and distributes weight to reduce the impact on the bones and…
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Most people don’t think about seeing a physical therapist until they’re in pain. We do treat people who are feeling pain from injuries, stress,…
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If you’re experiencing pain in your lower back or shoulders, strain on the latissimus dorsi (LD) muscle is one possible cause. The latissimus dorsi…
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If you’re experiencing knee pain and foot or ankle pain in the same leg, it can be hard to tell if you’ve got one injury or two different ones. The…
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If you have poor posture, you might notice neck pain or shoulder pain from time to time. Misalignment of the shoulder blades and neck is very common…
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The feet and ankles make up one of the most complex and hardest-working areas in the body. The amount of impact and pressure they withstand with…
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Heart disease affects nearly 700,000 people and is responsible for about 1 out of every 5 deaths in the United States. Taking the correct preventive…
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If you’ve ever seen pictures of a dry needling session, you may feel intimidated by the prospect of many tiny needles being inserted into your skin.…
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Rheumatoid arthritis is a disease that involves chronic inflammation in the joints. The immune system mistakenly attacks the tissue lining the joints…
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Your child’s growth and development isn’t always a smooth journey. Many children experience injuries or medical conditions that can interfere with…
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You move your jaw dozens of times every day for everyday tasks like eating and talking. That’s why you shouldn’t attempt to shrug off a twinge of…
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The health and wellness journey can come with many roadblocks along the way. You can sustain an unexpected injury or develop a medical condition that…
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Therapy can refer to many different types of services in health care. For instance, psychotherapy can help improve your mental health. Massage…
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How often have you been walking, exercising or maybe even just sitting, and you experience lower leg pain? It’s not uncommon to occasionally feel…
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Have you recently gotten injured or suffered a medical condition? You might be in need of a physical therapist’s help. You’d be one of nearly 2.4…
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Ankle pain can make it difficult to carry out many of your physical tasks, such as walking down aisles while grocery shopping and taking your dog for…
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If you feel a twinge of pain in your jaw while you’re eating, you might immediately jump to the conclusion that the ache is a problem that can be…
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From the common cold and seasonal flu to injuries and chronic conditions, everyone requires the assistance of health care professionals every now and…
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When your ankle pain makes it difficult to comfortably stand or walk, it can make you want to do nothing but lie around to stay off your feet. It’s…
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Do you have pain in the bottom of your foot, in between your heels and your toes? Do you find it hard to walk without experiencing a sharp or…
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If you’re an avid runner, you’re probably no stranger to aches and pains. Running can be an incredibly rewarding physical activity but can also cause…
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Lymphedema is a medical condition characterized by excessive swelling in the arms or legs. It's typically the result of a blockage in the lymph nodes…