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June is National Safety Month

Posted: Jun 3, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

June is National Safety Month. According to the National Safety Council, an organization dedicated to promoting safety in the workplace, accidental injury is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Over 200,000 deaths in 2020, as reported, were deemed preventable. Slips and falls in the workplace and elsewhere, leading to head, back […] Read More...

Five Simple Ways To Reduce Injury Risk At Home

Posted: May 25, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

With summer approaching, the last day of school will be here soon. As the family home increases with foot traffic and other activities, there increases the risk of preventable injuries. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons offers helpful tips for creating a safer home environment, thereby reducing accidents that may lead to physical therapy and […] Read More...

Did You Dislocate A Joint?

Posted: May 20, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

A simple fall may result in superficial injuries, but it’s important to be aware of lasting joint problems. While you might get up and brush yourself off after tripping on the sidewalk or falling off your bike, be mindful of how you land and any pains you might experience. You may be at risk of […] Read More...

Moving Tips To Help Prevent Injury

Posted: May 13, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

May is National Moving Month. Typically at this time of year, leases come up for renewal. College kids are moving from the dorms back to their parents’ homes until fall. Still others may prepare to move across town or across state to begin a new job or school before summer ends. Whatever the reason for […] Read More...

Good Posture Helps Reduce Pain

Posted: May 6, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

As children we were told not to slouch at the dinner table or during class. What we perceived as adult nagging at the time was more likely well-meaning advice to carry us into our own adulthood. With many of us working jobs that require hours of sitting and typing, posture becomes as important an element […] Read More...

Weight Loss For Knee Pain Relief

Posted: Apr 26, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

Joint pain has made the news recently with reports that Pope Francis is currently seeking treatment for knee pain. According to the National Catholic Reporter, the pontiff suffered a torn ligament in his knee. This injury has made it difficult for Pope Francis to keep to his busy schedule, forcing suspended appointments during the Easter […] Read More...

Be Aware of Stress

Posted: Apr 15, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

Simple changes to your daily routine can combat increased stress in your life. If you live with chronic joint pain, this is especially helpful in your pain management. April is National Stress Awareness Month, and while you may see many tips and tricks to aid in bringing calm to your life, it’s good to keep […] Read More...

Exercise With Your Dog To Help Joint Pain

Posted: Apr 7, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

It’s said that dog owners are generally happier than people who do not have pets at home. This belief is actually rooted in scientific research. The journal Science has reported that loving contact between a dog and owner can release oxytocin, a hormone that reduces stress and increases relaxation and positive emotions. This said, one […] Read More...

Arthritis Is No Joke

Posted: Apr 1, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

April 1st is a day long reserved for jokes. One might find a few humorous blogs and social media posts meant to be taken seriously. Some people are extra cautious on April Fool’s Day, too, in order to avoid falling victim to pranks. Others, no doubt, have made the decision to stay offline until Saturday. […] Read More...

Going Remote With Joint Pain

Posted: Mar 29, 2022 | by admin | 0 Comment

Although restrictions with regards to office attendance are lifting, the impact of COVID-19 has changed the way some people report to work. A number of companies are shifting either to full remote status or hybrid shifts. If you spent the better part of two years at home with your laptop, chances are the temporary solution […] Read More...