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Tips for Using Aquatics Therapy To Ease Chronic Pain

More than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, which is more than cancer, diabetes, and heart disease combined. Globally, it is estimated that 1.5 billion suffer from chronic pain. While many people turn to pain medications to get their symptoms under control, this isn’t sustainable and can cause more serious damage. Chronic pain is described as any type of …

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Smart Tips for Relieving Daily Back Pain

If you live with back pain on a daily basis, you’re not alone. An estimated 31 million Americans experience low back pain on a regular basis, ranging from mild discomfort to severe pain. While many people turn to pain medications for relief, we have found that physical therapy is one of the most effective forms of treatment. One of the …

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Let Pain Management Change Your Life, Not Chronic Pain

We all understand and experience pain differently and therefore express ourselves in relation to our pain differently. Many studies show how people reported and felt about pain varied according to their gender, ethnicity and age. Sometimes, women from certain cultures are told not to talk or “whine” about their pain too much because it makes them look weak. Such attitudes …

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Physical Therapy for Pain Management

In recent years, more and more evidence has shown that physical therapists very well may be the answer when it comes to managing pain. In fact, physical therapy is a key component of pain control and is oftentimes the first point of entry for patients recovering from a serious injury or those who are suffering from chronic pain. Chronic pain …