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How Physical Therapy Can Help Patients With ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)

September 18th, 2019

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurological disease that typically begins in the hands, feet, and extremities, then progress centrally. People may first discover that they have difficulty walking, and may trip or experience poor balance.  In addition, people may notice that they have weakness in their hands or legs, along with occasional muscle

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Caring for a Family Member That’s Been Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

September 5th, 2019

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a neurological disease that causes the body’s immune system to abnormally attack the covering of the nerve cells, called myelin. This causes scarring and decreases the nerves’ ability to transmit signals properly. The progression of Multiple Sclerosis is based on 4 different types of aggressiveness.  Multiple Sclerosis is categorized by bouts

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How Physical Therapy Treats Parkinson’s Disease

August 4th, 2019

Are you living with Parkinson’s Disease? It is no secret that a neurological disorder such as this can be limiting and debilitating, forcing you to find new ways to manage your daily life. While this can be frustrating, physical therapy can help improve your function so you can get back to living your life on

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