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Why Nutrition is Key to Strong Performance

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August 7th, 2018

Whether you’ve made use of our physical therapy services in the past, you’re a current physical therapy patient, or you’re an athlete who may well have need of a physical therapist in the future, you need to understand how nutrition affects physical performance. Your body is depending on you to supply it with the necessary

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6 Injury Prevention Tips for Strength Training

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July 20th, 2018

INJURY PREVENTION One of the first rules you’ll encounter any time you start a strength training regimen is, “Don’t get hurt.” Likewise, when you are utilizing physical therapy as part of a recovery program, avoid re-injury. When you speak with a physical therapist at our clinic, we can help ensure that you’re ready to start

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How Interval Training Leads to Weight Loss

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June 10th, 2018

Have you been working out several times a week, but still not dropping those pounds and inches? It may be time to try interval training, which has been proven to bring results, when traditional exercise routines just can’t. And remember — if either traditional or interval training regimes are still too painful, our physical therapists

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Do You Have Good Posture? Check Out This Video

May 31st, 2018

  Is your posture good? In the age of desk jobs and cell phones our bodies have adapted to the positions we find ourselves in most often.  We have a complex, but delicate system that requires balance in order to function optimally.  Posture is important because it allows our body to function as intended.  It helps

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How Good Posture Can Prevent Shoulder Impingement

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May 10th, 2018

Typically, shoulder impingement is caused by repetitive motions. Weight lifters, tennis players, painters and construction workers are susceptible to shoulder impingement. At the same time, shoulder impingement can be caused by daily activities like driving, reading, working and cooking. The postures during these activities can affect the amount of subacromion space in the shoulders. The

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Your Comprehensive Guide to Different Types of Stretching — and Their Benefits

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April 20th, 2018

If you’ve ever grumbled to yourself that “stretching” is a rather vague fitness directive to get from your doctor or physical therapist, you’re not alone. There’s definitely more than one way to stretch. Done properly, the moves you make can help you recover from an injury, or prevent future problems. But unfortunately, choosing the wrong

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Blood Flow Restriction Training 101  

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April 10th, 2018

It’s likely that you may have noticed weightlifters with bands or cuffs around their biceps while working out. That’s due to the new application of blood flow restriction training or BFR. And BFR isn’t taking hold just among those who pump iron. BFR is being used with other types of resistance training and exercise modalities

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How Anti-Gravity Treadmills Benefit Runners

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March 20th, 2018

Why are anti-gravity treadmills so revolutionary? Well, the specialized equipment works on the body in such as way as to help a range of people, from patients recovering from surgery, to athletes training for a marathon. The secret to the anti-gravity treadmill’s dramatic success lies in the way in which the device creates the same

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6 Exercises that Can Really Improve Athletic Speed

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March 10th, 2018

Whether you’re a committed athlete, a weekend warrior, or just beginning a new activity, improving athletic speed is beneficial for nearly every type of athletic activity. The following are 6 exercises that can really improve your athletic speed. 1. Lunges Lunges are great exercises that can help improve many areas of your body including hips,

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The Main Difference Between Front Squats and Back Squats

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February 20th, 2018

Squats are a fitness staple. A fundamental skill to athletes of all different makes and sizes. Whether you are looking to build speed to help you run the bases faster or increased strength so that you can power through the opposition as you charge down the field, squats are a great exercise to help you

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