How to Manage Back Pain During Pregnancy
A sore back often comes along with pregnancy. Here’s how to get relief.
Understanding the Different Types of Bone Fractures
Not all bone fractures are the same. Discover the different types of fractures to determine the right treatment program for you.
An Orthopedic Specialist’s Guide to Protecting Your Back When Lifting or Carrying Heavy Objects
Lifting something heavy can cause serious back pain if you don’t do it properly. Here are some tips on how to protect your back.
Why Rest Days Are Important
It’s important to incorporate rest days into your workout program. Here’s why.
Preventing Orthopedic Injuries From Rock Climbing or Bouldering
Rock climbing is a fun, full-body workout, but it’s important to protect yourself from common orthopedic injuries associated with the sport.
What to Do If You Wake Up in Pain
Feeling achy and stiff in the morning? Try these seven techniques to ease into the day.
Get Relief for Hip Pain at Any Age
Arthritis isn’t the only cause of hip pain. Find out which condition may be causing your discomfort — and how to treat it.
How Physical Therapy Can Help Replace Pain Medication
Pain medication is only meant as a temporary solution for orthopedic pain. For successful long-term relief, physical therapy can help. Orthopedic pain can be intense, chronic, and debilitating. That’s why in many cases, the first line of treatment is a pain medication prescribed to help you participate in your normal daily activities. Yet opioid pain […]
A Guide to Setting Effective Goals for Your PT Program
When starting a physical therapy program, it’s helpful to set achievable goals to keep you motivated and mark your progress.
How to Manage Arthritis Pain Without Surgery
Many types of arthritis can be managed effectively without surgery. Try these six at-home methods first.
Ready to Head Back to the Gym? Here’s How to Prevent Common Injuries
With COVID numbers going down and vaccination numbers rising, you may feel ready to head back to the gym. Here’s how to stay safe while getting back into your workout routine.
Your Guide to Injury-Free Hiking
Before you take off on the trail, follow these precautions to protect yourself from injury.
How to Reduce Joint Inflammation
Pain and swelling due to joint inflammation can often be remedied with at-home treatments and lifestyle adjustments.
How to Tell the Difference Between an Ankle Fracture and an Ankle Sprain
Do you have an ankle sprain or an ankle fracture? Learn how to spot the signs for each condition.
How to Combat Work from Home Orthopedic Injuries
After a year of working from home, Americans are seeing a rise in back and shoulder injuries. Here’s how to address these common orthopedic problems.