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Go ahead and book that massage -- a small new study shows that massage therapy isn't just a way to relax and indulge, but it also could help you after exercise.
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By Tracy Simons, Silver Cross Hospital Millions of Americans suffer from aches and pains daily.
The 15,000-square-foot facility in Limerick, Pa., is opening next door to Physicians Care Surgical Hospital off Route 422 in Western Montgomery County.
Core, core, core. Yes, we hear it ad nauseam: "You need to strengthen the core," or the other favorite, "It's all about the core."
Courtesy The Achilles tendon is a thick band of tissue along the back of the lower leg that connects the calf muscles to the heel.
Morton Plant Mease's sports medicine program will offer free sports physicals assistance to student athletes in Pinellas County.
Static stretching alone only improves flexibility, can reduce power output by 19% for up to two hours, calm down athlete The THOR 3 training facility in the CRTF is open weekdays from 6 a.m. -6 p.m. THOR 3 is comprised of human performance specialists, physical therapists, a dietician and a psychologist.
Massage therapy improves general blood flow and alleviates muscle soreness after exercise, according to a study by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
One of the most common and dangerous injuries an athlete can endure is a torn ACL .
I was asked this question on Sunday by someone who doesn't know me very well. I had to stop and think a minute before replying.
Stacy's ongoing health troubles, which began in early December 2013, has inspired even strangers to reach out to her family with whatever it is they can offer.
NEW ORLEANS, La. - David J. Berkoff, MD, sports medicine physician and associate professor of orthopaedics at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, presented, "Corrected Error Video vs PT-Instructed home Exercise Program: Accuracy of Performing Therapeutic Exercises" last week at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for ... (more)
Hey Let's Train, the St. Louis-based startup that's developed an online and app-based tool for physical therapists to provide care outside of their offices, is looking to be in roughly 100 physical therapy facilities by this time next year, according to company co-founder Aaron Mottern .