Health Blog

Outer Ankle Pain

Why am I feeling outer ankle pain?

February 7th, 2021

Answering this question can be tough for many of us to do on our own. Fortunately, physical therapists can help pinpoint the reason you’re feeling outer, or lateral, ankle pain.  If you’re feeling this type of pain, you aren’t alone; up to 15% of adults are experiencing ankle pain at any given time. Physical therapists…

Pain in Hands and Fingers Not Arthritis

What causes hand and finger pain that’s not arthritis?

February 6th, 2021

Often, people who feel pain in their hands or fingers immediately think they have arthritis. However, there are many issues that can cause this type of pain that aren’t arthritis.  Many of us are likely to feel pain in our hands at some point. In fact, a medical study found that almost 17% of people…

Balance Issues

Five conditions that could be the source of your balance issues

February 5th, 2021

There are many issues that can affect your balance, and many of them cause symptoms like dizziness, vertigo and falls. Often, these symptoms occur together. They can also lead to some serious injuries.  For instance, it’s reported that 1 out of 5 falls leads to a serious injury like a fracture or concussion. Working with…