Falls in Senior Population: Can We Prevent Them?

30% of people over the age of 65 years fall 1 or more times in a year. Falls are the leading cause of death from injury in elderly adults. In 2003, 13,700 people died from falls. A fall is defined as an event that results in a person coming to rest unintentionally on the ground […]

Physical Therapy Exercises for Neck Pain

Many people suffer from neck pain. Here are some exercises to help alleviate some of that pain from an article posted on LIVESTRONG.com ,written by Joshua McCarron . For more questions call our studio at 619-756-7500!   Photo Credit Jupiterimages/Goodshoot/Getty Images Neck pain can range from mild to debilitating. If you’ve ever experienced pain in your […]

Physical Therapist’s Guide to Rotator Cuff Tear

Take care of your shoulders, and learn more about rotator cuff tears in this article from the American Physical Therapy Association, written by by Charles Thigpen, PhD, PT, ATC and Lane Bailey, PT, DPT, CSCS. For more questions, call our studio at 619-756-7500!   The “rotator cuff” is a group of 4 muscles that are responsible […]