Category: Health and Wellness

Live Your Life to the Fullest with Physical Therapy Treatments

Live Your Life to the Fullest with Physical Therapy Treatments

September 5th, 2020

WebMD states, “Physical therapy is often one of the best choices you can make when you have long-term pain (also called chronic pain) or an injury. It can make you stronger and help you move and feel better.” The mission of any physical therapist is to relieve pain while also increasing function and mobility. Physical

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Get Moving Once Again with Physical Therapy

August 5th, 2020

If you’ve been living with acute or chronic pain, physical therapy can help. Whatever your injury or underlying condition may be, our licensed physical therapists understand how pain can significantly impact your daily life, but Knox Physical Therapy can help you get moving again. Physical therapists are movement experts who are trained in several different

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Stretching

9 Ways Stretching Can Improve Your Health and Wellness

June 15th, 2020

Is stretching part of your daily life? If not, it should be. Stretching is a great way to start your day and it comes with a wide range of benefits. Don’t know where to start? Don’t fret! Our licensed physical therapists can help you create a stretching plan that will work best for you. To

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Full-Body Workout

Get Moving at Home! Tips for Achieving a Full-Body Workout During Quarantine

April 10th, 2020

Just because you’re in the confines of your home during this time, it doesn’t mean you can’t still achieve a full-body workout. Yes, it is true that gyms, workout classes, intramural leagues, and the like are closed/postponed for the time being – but it is still important to remain active and get your whole body

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Activities

5 Fun Activities for all Fitness Levels.

March 10th, 2020

Maintaining a high level of physical activity can possibly lengthen your life as well as improve the overall quality. According to PT in Motion News, 80 percent of Americans aren’t meeting physical activity guidelines set forth by the US Department of Health and Human Services. Finding the time or the motivation to exercise is difficult

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Pre-hab

Get Back to Your Daily Life Quicker with Pre-hab

February 10th, 2020

It is common knowledge that post-surgical rehabilitation is necessary following almost any surgical procedure. This rehab is performed after surgery as a way to enhance the recovery process and help patients regain their mobility. But did you know you can also participate in rehab treatments before your surgery? Pre-surgical rehabilitation, commonly referred to as “pre-hab,”

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Sprains and Strains

What’s the Difference Between Sprains and Strains?

January 10th, 2020

It is a common misconception that “sprains” and “strains” are interchangeable terms. In reality, there are some key differences between the two. In order to understand how they differ, it is important to first understand what ligaments and tendons are. Ligaments connect bones to bones within a joint, while tendons connect bones to muscles. When

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