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

July 10th, 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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Say Goodbye to Those Persistent Stress-Related Headaches

June 20th, 2020

You know the feeling – the sudden pain that tells you a headache is coming on. It happens to all of us. Stress headaches are typically defined as a “band of pressure” that can be felt around your head, usually accompanied by tenderness of the skull and overall achiness within the head. Sometimes, the pain

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The Top 5 Ways Proper Posture can Help Alleviate Back Pain

June 10th, 2020

Everyone has heard the importance of sitting or standing up straight. However, maintaining proper posture at all hours of the day is usually easier said than done. Many people experience back pain due to poor posture. Sitting and standing up straight allows for proper spinal alignment, which can prevent back pain. However, it can be

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9 Ways Stretching Can Improve Your Health and Wellness

May 20th, 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 at Optimal Physical Therapy can help you create a stretching plan that will work

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Stay Active By Incorporating These 5 Easy Steps into Your Lifestyle

May 10th, 2020

With your busy life, it can be difficult to find time for physical activity. We all understand too well the lengthy to-do list that never seems to get completed. After a full day of work, running errands, making dinner, and still trying to find time to relax, it can be tough to try and force

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