Due to the inclement weather, PEAK Physical Therapy will closed tomorrow, February 17, 2015. We plan on re-opening on Wednesday. Enjoy and Be Safe!
Christmas is typically one of the most stressful events of the year. The expense of buying gifts, the pressure of last minute shopping, and the heightened expectations of family togetherness can all combine to undermine our best intentions. Some practical suggestions can help you reduce your ‘Christmas stress’.
Napping isn’t just for children. Understand the pros and cons of napping and the best way to take a nap. If you’re sleep deprived or just looking for a way to relax, you might be thinking about taking a nap. Napping at the wrong time of day or for too long can backfire, though. Understand […]
New Jersey physical therapist completes the Ironman Triathlon — and recruits other PTs to work this ultimate test of endurance. By Jonathan Bassett Posted on: October 23, 2012 High-level fitness is written into Mike Eisenhart’s DNA. His father was a marathoner, he played contact sports growing up, and now he and his two siblings operate Pro-Activity […]
By Jennifer Rhodes-Kropf, M.D. November 20, 2012 Let’s face it – winters can be tough. Months of frigid temperatures and heavy snow fall can make daily life difficult and isolation at home even more common for seniors. You can, however, safely maneuver through winter weather by realizing the high risk for falls during icy and snowy […]
Thanksgiving Day has more than double the number of home cooking fires than an average day according to the U.S. Fire Administration. In fact, each year more than 4,000 fires occur on Thanksgiving Day. To help prevent home fires this Thanksgiving, the Red Cross suggests the following tips: Keep potholders and food wrappers at least three […]
THE FACTS Looking at the medical literature, it is easy to see that winter can be a dicey season for heart patients. Anahad O’Connor tackles health myths. Many studies, some going back decades, have documented climbing heart attack rates during the winter. Some refer to the phenomenon as the Christmas coronary. To what extent winter raises […]
New Pulley System Aids Shoulder Rehab BONNEY LAKE, WA — Davidson Therapy Products LLC has released a tool to improve patient comfort during rehabilitation from shoulder surgeries and frozen shoulders.The SLINGPROM™ is a patented shoulder pulley system that provides a more comfortable way to perform passive range of motion (PROM) shoulder exercises and joint mobilizations […]
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