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A Healthy Home Life for Seniors

The Aging Process The older we become, the more our body gives up on us. It starts to burn fewer calories, aches pretty much in all places (particularly the back!), and becomes a lot less sturdy from losing muscle mass. In an age where healthcare providers can offer the best solutions to combat health challenges, … Continue reading

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5 Things That Increase The Risk Of And Contribute To Your Neck Pain

Neck pain can either be tolerable or not. Chronic neck pain can eventually affect your daily life. Individuals suffering from neck pain get physical therapy in Brooklyn, New York for relief and treatment. Not protecting yourself when playing contact sports When playing any contact sport, it is important to protect yourself from injuries. To do … Continue reading

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Therapy Can Help You Stand on Your Own After Stroke

The first steps you need to make during your recovery from a stroke can be the most difficult you will take. This is especially true for seniors, given the decline in physical conditions that comes with aging. Apart from the challenge of regaining strength to do basic physical activities, experiencing stroke impacts emotional state and … Continue reading

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How Stroke Affects Your Physical Abilities in 10 Ways

Stroke can be the unseen enemy that robs you of your independence when you’re not watching your health. While every stroke attack is considered unique to every patient, there are common effects that every stroke survivor understands. At Road to Recovery Physical and Occupational Therapy, we intend to orient you with these effects so that … Continue reading

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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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