It happens more frequently than we would like to admit. The PT busts their hump doing tons of skilled treatment and the patient has a decrease in pain…only to credit the E-stim for the improvement in symptoms. Let’s shed a little light on this modality by understanding what it does.Read More
In an upcoming episode of the podcast we will be discussing vaccines. This is a HUGE topic and it is something many people are very passionate about. I am one of those people.Read More
I've run across an interesting phenomenon in my career. If someone were to go to a mechanic and that mechanic can't fix a car, the person wouldn't walk away and say that all car mechanics are bad. Just this one didn't do a good job.
When you live in a place where the normal summer temperatures are over 110 degrees you find any and every possible way to stay cool. This tactic may border on extreme though. Whole Body Cryotherapy is one of the emerging trends in health and wellness. In 1979 a Japanese rheumatologist started introducing sub zero temperatures to patients' painful joints before manipulating them. This greatly reduced the pain for the patient. A few years later it spread through Europe and whole body cryotherapy chambers were created. US athletes regularly traveled to their favorite European destinations to use these chambers for post-season recovery. Now these chambers are available here in the US and gradually becoming more prevalent.Read More