Category: News

Physical Therapist explains the mechanism behind Stretching Potential

| February 21, 2014 | 2 Replies
Physical Therapist explains the mechanism behind Stretching Potential

A Washnington Physical Therapist, Staci Lyon (owner of Pinnacle Physical Therapy) gives her own “thumbs up” to stretching. The main reason why stretching shouldn’t be overlooked lies in the fact that the whole body is a chain of muscles which are getting inflexible while we are getting older. This way muscles begin to apply force […]

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Rehab Patient’s Story Supporting Aquatic Therapy Benefits

| February 21, 2014 | Reply
Rehab Patient’s Story Supporting Aquatic Therapy Benefits

Physical Therapy in water is not something new! This concept exists for a long time and its benefits lie in the buoyancy (which reduces the joints stress) as well as to the viscosity of water (which provides a great source of resistance). Another story recently come into public comes to strengthen the opinion that Aquatic […]

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Certified Trainer Gives Positive Feedback on AIS

| February 18, 2014 | 4 Replies
Certified Trainer Gives Positive Feedback on AIS

A former accountant and bookkeeper, now Certified Trainer and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Patricia Akins recently shared her experience on Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) and the potential of this amazing stretching type (for information on the several stretching types click here)! We’ve published an extended report in AIS and its benefits and the feedback we’ve […]

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Local Athletes share a simple tip to avoid injuries: Stretching

| February 18, 2014 | Reply
Local Athletes share a simple tip to avoid injuries: Stretching

Jeremy Brown and Seth Cooke, two local athletes, recently shared a simple tip that gave them the opportunity to both prevent injuries and recover faster from an injury! The point behind their plan lies on the fact that part of the preparation for a race should definitely be (apart from hard training)  a relaxation period which […]

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Olympic Committee’s National Medical Network accepts Physical Therapy Clinic

| February 17, 2014 | Reply
Olympic Committee’s National Medical Network accepts Physical Therapy Clinic

This is great news for all us who strongly believe on the potential of physical therapy is amazing! Renue Physical Therapy Clinic is the second clinic in Michigan to be accepted in this network that was first launhced on August 2013. This network includes facilities that offer services like orthopedic medicine, physical medicine primary care […]

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Can Yoga Beat Low Back Pain?

| February 12, 2014 | 2 Replies
Can Yoga Beat Low Back Pain?

Yesterday we had the opportunity to read a really interesting article/interview on the prestigious Huffington Post regarding the potential of Yoga poses against Back Pain. Eva Norlyk Smith, a managing editor at YogaUOnline,  interviewed yoga therapist Robin Rothenberg, who is also famous for his yoga protocal that was used for one of the first NIH-funded studies on yoga for […]

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Skier fully recovers from neck breaking accident in 2 months!

| February 9, 2014 | Reply
Skier fully recovers from neck breaking accident in 2 months!

The amazing potential of a combination of surgery/physiotherapy and stretching is impressive! Almost 45 days after the tragic accident of the F1 Legend, Michael Schumacher we have some good and insipring news to broadcast. 23-year old Anderson Taylor while skiing at Les Deux Alpes (a snow park which has the largest skiable glacier in Europe) […]

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