fibromyalgia

Understanding Fibromyalgia

September 3rd, 2019

In a previous blog, we discussed the truth about fibromyalgia. Many people who live with fibromyalgia may not even know they have it until it is diagnosed, since it portrays itself as a collection of symptoms rather than a disease.   Fibromyalgia is a physiological condition that is commonly accompanied by chronic pain, fatigue, changes

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Get Moving with SMARTfit!

August 21st, 2019

At Hands-On Physical Therapy, we’ve introduced a new, innovative technology into our practice: SMARTfit!   SMARTfit technology focuses on the improvement of a patient’s brain motor network. Therefore, it is commonly used for the treatment of balance and vestibular disorders. However, it can also aid in the recovery of neural injuries or concussions.   SMARTfit

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Hands-On Physical Therapy Can Help With Vertigo & Dizziness

February 10th, 2019

We’ve all had the sensation of being dizzy – as if you can’t focus, can’t see straight, can’t stand upright without swaying or falling. You may even experience “tunnel vision,” where your peripheral vision goes dark for a few seconds. Dizziness is common and can have many causes. Vertigo, however, is a little different. While

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