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Treating Arthritis with OT

January 20th, 2018

Patients who suffer from chronic arthritis pain will eventually begin to limit their movements if the pain becomes too severe. Hiring an occupational therapist to support and hasten the healing process can improve the physical health of the joints as well as reduce both pain and inflammation. Using OT on a regular basis can improve a patient’s overall outlook on the situation

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Resuming Everyday Activities After a Shoulder Injury: How Occupational Therapy Can Help

January 10th, 2018

A shoulder injury can impact almost every activity everyday life. The first thing an occupational therapist will do after the patient is sent to them is to evaluate the health of the shoulder and identify what potential, everyday activities will affect the healing process. Once the therapist understands what type of demands will be made

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What you eat can make you hurt more…

December 20th, 2017

How Your Diet Can Make Your Aches and Pains Worse Do you suffer from chronic aches and pains? If so, then you’re not alone. Often times, “mystery” aches and pains are actually caused by localized inflammation in the body, which can occur as a result of overuse or even injury. And while there are anti-inflammatory

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