Category Archives: Opioid Use

Physical Therapy for Chronic Pain / Conditions

For certain people, such as a person who has suffered from a stroke or a lost limb, the return to full function is just not possible. Therefore, physical therapists do their best to work with such patients to help them adjust to their chronic pain or debilitative condition(s). Chronic diseases are diseases of long duration […]

Physical Therapy as an Alternative to Opioid Use

The latest health epidemic to sweep the country has been opioid use. The CDC estimates that 91 Americans die every day from overdosing on this drug. Far from being individuals looking to experiment with risk or just escape life, many of opioid’s victims are people who never would have abused drugs had they not first […]