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Occupational Therapy, Your Partner In Injury Recovery

In the aftermath of an injury, whether it’s a sudden accident or the result of overuse, the path to recovery can be discouraging. This is where occupational therapy steps in, playing a pivotal role in helping patients regain function and get back to the things they love. In this blog, we’ll explore the importance of […]

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Understanding Common Ankle Injuries and Tips for Prevention

Our ankles bear the weight of our bodies and play a crucial role in our daily activities. Whether you’re an athlete, regular walker or simply someone who spends long hours on their feet, ankle injuries can be a common concern. In this blog post, we’ll explore some of the most common ankle injuries, their causes […]

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This Not That: Simple Swaps To Avoid Knee Pain

Knee pain can be a persistent and debilitating issue that affects people of all ages. Whether your pain stems from a recent injury, is due to aging in the form of arthritis, or caused by another underlying condition, finding relief can often involve making lifestyle adjustments. In this “This, Not That” guide, we’ll explore some […]

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Hockey and Other Common Winter Sport Injuries

Winter is upon us and enthusiasts eagerly embrace the thrill of winter sports. Among the most exhilarating is hockey, a fast-paced game that demands agility, strength, and teamwork. However, along with the joy of gliding across the ice comes the inherent risk of injuries. Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists play a crucial role in guiding […]

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Hand Problems to Avoid This Fall

As the leaves begin to turn vibrant shades of red and gold, and the air becomes crisper, many of us eagerly welcome the arrival of fall. However, this season comes with its unique set of challenges for our hands. From yard work to seasonal chores and outdoor activities, our hands are put to the test. […]

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Treating CMC Arthritis With Occupational Therapy

Arthritis is a common condition that affects people all around the world. One specific type of arthritis, known as Carpometacarpal (CMC) arthritis, can make everyday activities difficult due to the pain it causes in the base of the thumb. But here’s some good news: occupational therapy can be a game-changer for those dealing with CMC […]

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OT and PT Tips This Hunting Season

Deer hunting season is upon us! This seasonal pastime can be a rewarding and exhilarating outdoor activity, requiring a combination of physical fitness, mental awareness and skill. However, the physical demands of hunting can take a toll on the body, leading to injuries and strains. This is where the occupational and physical therapy come into […]

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Common Golfing Injuries

When the weather is nice, chances are the golf course will be busy. Whether you’re on a league, playing for leisure in your spare time or golfing with a group for a party, the course is a great spot for fun, exercise and socialization. That doesn’t mean golf doesn’t come with its own risks to […]

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5 Tips For Managing Your Shoulder Pain

Shoulder injuries arise for all different kinds of reasons; from traumatic accidents, sports injuries and general overuse. Though shoulder injuries can arise year round, the sports associated with nicer weather, such as baseball, tennis and golf, can exacerbate these conditions, causing some serious pain in the upper extremity. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. […]

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Physical Therapy After a Hip Replacement

Hip replacements are becoming more common as our growing population ages. Though advances in surgical techniques and tools have made these procedures less invasive over time, there is still a need for physical therapy as part of post-surgical recovery. Here, we’ll walk you through what physical therapy looks like after a total hip replacement. Protocols […]

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