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Physical Therapy for Arthritis

Three top physical therapy techniques for arthritis

March 7th, 2021

Do your joints feel particularly stiff and painful when you first get up in the morning? Does moving around too much lead to pain in your joints? If you answered yes to both of these questions, you likely have a condition called osteoarthritis.  Osteoarthritis occurs when joints become worn out and inflamed, and it’s estimated…

Is Arthritis a Disability

Is arthritis a disability?

December 9th, 2020

There are many conditions that force people to stop working or to work less. One of the most common of these conditions is arthritis.  It’s projected that 67 million Americans will be diagnosed with arthritis by 2025. Furthermore, U.S. health officials report that arthritis limits the daily activities of 24 million adults. Figuring out if…

Physical Therapy for Knee Arthritis

How physical therapy for knee arthritis can help with the pain and stiffness

November 5th, 2020

Kneeling while weeding your vegetable garden. Chasing your kids or grandkids around the backyard. Squatting down to look for something under the bathroom sink. These are all activities that many people do every day. But they can also become much harder to do when you have knee arthritis.  Knee osteoarthritis is one of the most…