Pain Management Articles & Stories:

Stroke Patients Can Get Back On Their Feet with Home Rehabilitation

Stroke Patients Can Get Back On Their Feet with Home Rehabilitation Stroke patients who received physical therapy at home improved their ability to walk just as well as those who were treated in a training program that requires the use of a body-weight supported treadmill device followed by walking practice. This is according to the largest stroke rehabilitati... Read More

Physical Therapy Benefits Parkinson's Patients

Physical Therapy Benefits Parkinson's Patients Individuals with Parkinson's benefit from physical therapy over the short term, according to researchers from the University of Birmingham, UK. The study was reported in the British Medical Journal. The management of Parkinson's disease has traditionally focused on drug treatment. However, doc... Read More

Reducing Stress Lowers Risk of Cardiovascular Problems

Reducing Stress Lowers Risk of Cardiovascular Problems A Review in The Lancet reveals the importance of healthy lifestyle choices to reduce stressors related to cardiovascular risk factors. Researchers from John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore examined records between 1990 to 2006. They observed how stress affects the sympathetic nervous system, im... Read More

Power Plate Technology Can Aid Physical Therapy

Power Plate Technology Can Aid Physical Therapy For physical therapists who treat patients suffering from back pain and weakened core muscles, the Power Plate is a beneficial piece of technology. The machine vibrates to stimulate reflexive muscle contractions 25-50 times per second. The Power Plate increases blood circulation to core spina... Read More

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 MedWell, L.L.C.

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230 Midland Ave
Saddle Brook, NJ 07663
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