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    Pregnancy Fitness: Workout tips for expecting moms

    5/16/2017 12:00:00 AM

    Pregnancy is supposed to be a time for joy, anticipation and new experiences. But for a lot of moms it also comes with a lot of anxiety and questions. With all the blogs, articles and social media confusion, moms are forever wondering if they are doing the right thing. For women that like to exercise, they often wonder how much is too much, what’s safe and how they should modify their activity?

  • Driving after an acquired brain injury-empty road

    On The Road Again Driving after a brain injury

    5/4/2017 12:00:00 AM

    Getting from point A to point B may sound simple. Just get in the car and go. Drive to work, drive to a doctor’s appointment or drive to a child’s athletic event. Most people take for granted the freedom that driving gives them. Being able get behind the wheel and get to where you want to go, when you want to go becomes routine. For those with an acquired brain injury, driving can be a huge challenge and a very important goal in the rehabilitation process.

  • Osteoporosis Management: How physical therapy can help

    4/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

    Osteoporosis is a thinning of our bones and is more common in women. It is even more common in postmenopausal women, Caucasians, smokers and those with a low body mass index.

  • Technology Helping Paralyzed Patients Take Steps into Tomorrow

    3/23/2016 12:00:00 AM

    To most, Ashley Barnes is known as a charismatic community advocate and devoted mother. As her physical therapist, I know Ashley as a fighter. For the past two years, the 36-year-old Tyler, Texas, resident has been paralyzed from the waist down.

 

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