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Physical Therapy

Ready to Leave Those Pain Relievers Behind? Physical Therapy Can Provide You With Relief

October 20th, 2020

If you’re taking pain relievers and just don’t want to stay dependent on them forever, physical therapy can be exactly the solution you need. Physical therapy can be very beneficial for both short-term pain (usually, that which lasts just a few weeks or months) and long-term or chronic pain (that which lasts for more than

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Live Healthier

Feeling Achy or Sluggish? These 5 Tips Can Help You Feel Healthier!

October 10th, 2020

Did You Know Exercise Could Help Improve Your Overall Health and Wellness? Staying active is one of the key factors in maintaining long-term health. Fitting exercise and even moderate activity into your daily routine; however, isn’t always easy. Whether it’s because of a busy schedule or a health condition, you may find it difficult to

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Herniated Disc

So You Have Back Pain – Chances Are, It Could Be From a Herniated Disc

September 20th, 2020

Did You Know Your Back Pain Could Be Stemming From a Herniated Disc? How do you know whether you have a herniated disc or it’s just good old back pain? One telltale sign can be where the pain is located. Strange neck pains, back pains, or extremity symptoms can indicate a variety of potential problems

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Find Effective Relief for Your Hip and Knee Pains Today With Physical Therapy

September 10th, 2020

Are You Living With Hip or Knee Pain? Physical Therapy Can Help There are so many causes of hip and knee pain, from excess weight to sports injuries, advancing age to repetitive motion injuries. Whatever the cause of your hip and/or knee pain, if you are experiencing it regularly you need to find a way

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Physical Activity

Need More Physical Activity? Here’s How to Get It

August 20th, 2020

Did you know that 80 percent of the U.S. population falls short of the Physical Activity Guidelines recommended by the Department of Health and Human Services? Millions of Americans are risking serious health consequences simply because they do too much sitting and not enough moving around. You may not find that information shocking, especially if

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Say Goodbye To Shoulder Pain!

August 10th, 2020

If you have been noticing shoulder pain during quarantine, Washington Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation is here to help. It is no secret that the sedentary lifestyle many of us are partaking in since stay-at-home orders have been set can lead to aches, pains, stiffness, and overall discomfort in certain body parts. Luckily, you can still

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Physical Therapy

6 Ways Physical Therapy Can Help You Improve Your Physical Health

July 20th, 2020

Physical therapy improves the physical health of people who have injuries, illnesses and medical conditions. An individualized physical therapy program is a conservative approach to managing these types of problems. It improves overall health and well-being. Six Ways Physical Therapy Improves Health Reduces or Eliminates Pain Manual therapy treatments like soft tissue mobilization, ultrasound, electric

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Back Pain

So You’ve Been Having Back Pain… Could it be Caused by a Herniated Disc?

July 10th, 2020

If you’ve been experiencing back pain, it just may be a herniated disc. A herniated disc can put extra pressure on the muscles and nerves around the spinal column. Symptoms may include, pain on one side of the body, pain that radiates to the arms or legs, aching, burning sensations in the affected area and

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Stand Up to Your Back Pain with Physical Therapy Relief

June 20th, 2020

Most Americans will suffer temporary back pain at some point in their lives. When back pain is not temporary, however, it becomes a major quality of life issue. The good news is that you don’t have to live with back pain permanently. Taking a proactive approach like working with a physical therapist can help you

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The Drug-Free Path to Pain Relief: Physical Therapy

June 10th, 2020

Pain is a serious problem in today’s world. An estimated 1 out of every 5 Americans suffers from some degree of chronic pain, and 8 percent of those sufferers find the pain so intense that they can’t pursue their normal activities. It’s little wonder, then, that painkillers and anti-inflammatory drugs have grown into such a

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