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R2R Geriatric Program: How Your Arthritis Can Be Managed

As soon as arthritis hits an individual, their mobility challenges begin. According to Arthritis Foundation, arthritis has caused disability in about 54 million senior Americans. Additionally, the number of people to acquire arthritis is expected to increase in the coming years. Arthritis is the pain occurring in our joints which is characterized by swelling, stiffness, … Continue reading

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Know the Importance of Geriatric Physical Therapy

As each of us age, we experience problems with range of movement. Our bones and muscles tend to weaken; thus, limiting us from doing activities that were usually a piece of cake. Physical Therapy in Far Rockaway is highly beneficial to seniors, even if they don’t have chronic or debilitating conditions. It often eliminates the … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy Exercises for Seniors after Hip Replacement

It is estimated that one in three seniors ages 65 years old and above experience fall accidents, and the incidence increases with advancement in age. In fact, half of the population of seniors ages 80 years old and above have at one point succumbed to a fall accident. Some of these accidents are minor, causing … Continue reading

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The Different Benefits Athletes Get during Physical Therapy

Most people would see physical therapists as professionals helping people who have injuries or are debilitated so that they can easily recover and be back on track. You need to undergo a physical therapy session when you’ve incurred injuries as a result of lifting a heavy object or when you have strained your muscles from … Continue reading

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Dealing With the Emotional Trauma of a Serious Injury

Getting a serious injury can cause even deeper emotional injury. The event that caused the injury can actually cause many mental issues such as post-traumatic stress disorder, which is a very serious condition. However, through our physical therapy in Far Rockaway, Road to Recovery Physical and Occupational Therapy aims to not only aid your body … Continue reading

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