Category: physical activity

Shoulder Injuries

Are You Experiencing One of These 5 Common Shoulder Injuries? Find Relief With PT

October 15th, 2020

Physical therapy is used to treat any sports injury, workplace injury, or musculoskeletal condition you may be experiencing. It is a natural, safe, and effective way to treat both acute and chronic pain. One of the most common reasons people seek the help of a physical therapist is to manage chronic shoulder pain. There are

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Therapeutic Massage

The Top 5 Best Ways Therapeutic Massage Will Benefit an Athlete

October 5th, 2020

Any athlete will understand the importance of maintaining their health in order to keep up with the physical demands of their sport. If you’ve recently sustained an injury, it is important to make sure that you are keeping up with your physical therapy treatments, in order to regain your optimum levels of physical function. Many

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Chronic Back Pain

Chronic Back Pain Sufferers! This Blog is for You.

September 15th, 2020

A Message of Hope for Chronic Back Pain Sufferers Do you feel as if your chronic back pain has locked you out of your own life? This nagging, excruciating symptom can stem from a variety of underlying causes, in some cases growing progressively worse from day to day until you can hardly move at all.

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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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Joint Pain

Wondering How You Can Reduce Your Joint Pain and Improve Your Mobility? Try Physical Therapy

August 15th, 2020

It’s true that as we all age, our joints very plainly are not what they used to be. Joint pain can occur for several reasons, such as a previous injury that has limited your motion or the general “wear and tear” of osteoarthritis that typically comes with age. Whatever the case may be, physical therapy

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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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Medications

Tired of Medications? Find Relief with Physical Therapy

July 15th, 2020

Pain can put some extreme limits on your life. While medication can provide temporary relief, it doesn’t actually solve the problem of your pain; rather, it merely masks the symptoms. If you have been living with acute or chronic pain and you’re looking for a natural way to successfully treat your symptoms, contact Knox Physical

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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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Suffering from Sciatica Pains? Find Relief Today

December 24th, 2019

Lumbar radiculopathy, commonly referred to as sciatica, is a common condition that many people experience. It occurs as a result of irritation to the sciatic nerve, which is the largest nerve of the body. It stretches from the lumbar spine through the buttocks, and pain from irritation is typically felt in the lower back. However,

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Nutrition

How Does Nutrition Help Relieve Pain and Inflammation?

December 10th, 2019

Are you living with chronic pain or inflammation? If so, there may be a simple solution for you: changing your eating habits. Proper nutrition can play an important role in managing your discomfort. Many people live with chronic pains every day, unaware that simply eating the right foods can actually help them find relief. Maintaining

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