Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Services and Wellness Programs in Connecticut

Did You Know That A Sedentary Lifestyle Can Put You At Risk For Back Pain?

2019-11-01T02:21:43+00:00

Sedentary Lifestyle Can Put You At Risk For Back Pain? When we sit for long periods of time, certain muscles tend to shorten, other muscles become lengthened and weak, other structures, (e.g., ligaments) can be stretched and disc pressure can also increase. We then develop an imbalance in our muscles and typically [...]

Did You Know That A Sedentary Lifestyle Can Put You At Risk For Back Pain?2019-11-01T02:21:43+00:00

Why Would You Choose Aquatic Therapy For An Injury?

2019-11-01T02:19:56+00:00

Why Choose Aquatic Therapy? The properties of water have long been known to promote healing, reduce swelling and increase range of motion in an injured area. Buoyancy reduces weight-bearing joint stress. It helps to decompress a joint. Back pain is reduced in the water because buoyancy acts as a mild traction to [...]

Why Would You Choose Aquatic Therapy For An Injury?2019-11-01T02:19:56+00:00

What Is The Postural Restoration Institute (PRI)?

2019-11-01T02:20:38+00:00

What Is PRI? PRI is a system of treating muscle imbalances concepts are predicated on the fact that the human body is not symmetrical. Breathing is not symmetrical along with the placement of our organs. These imbalances can create a pattern of muscular tightness and weakness that will eventually cause injury. The [...]

What Is The Postural Restoration Institute (PRI)?2019-11-01T02:20:38+00:00