What’s the Difference? Physiotherapy Vs. Physical Therapy
Aug07

What’s the Difference? Physiotherapy Vs. Physical Therapy

Ever heard of physiotherapy? If not, you’re not alone! In fact, about 80 percent of the general public does not know what the term physiotherapy means. So, what is physiotherapy? How does it differ from physical therapy? Which occupation would better fit your career path? Keep reading to learn more about physiotherapy vs. physical therapy. Find PT Jobs Today! Physiotherapy Vs. Physical Therapy: Is there A Difference? People who are...

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3 Reasons to Write Your Own Allied Health Blog
Jun12

3 Reasons to Write Your Own Allied Health Blog

Traveling throughout the country as a therapist or allied health professional brings countless new experiences. When you’re just starting out in your career it can feel like there’s a new lesson every assignment. Really, that never quite ends no matter how long you’ve been in the field! Taking the time to document your travel therapy experiences can be one of the most productive ways to advance your career. Just a quick search through...

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Football and CTE | New Studies Raise Alarms
Aug02

Football and CTE | New Studies Raise Alarms

As many will tell you, sport physical therapists see a wide range of different patient issues. Anything from torn ACLs in the process of healing to chronic pain in every variety. As an injury that continues to garner a considerable amount of concern from the medical community, concussions are in the headlines once again with some alarming new studies regarding football and CTE. Football and CTE | What’s the Damage? A...

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PT’s Guide To: Pain Management Diets
Dec06

PT’s Guide To: Pain Management Diets

Food as medicine is a well-known deep-rooted theory of which there is much debate and speculation. However it cannot be argued, as there is insurmountable evidence out there, that foods high in certain vitamins and minerals have healing abilities. No matter what side of the debate you’re on, physical therapists should consider adding a nutrition consultation session for the patients who don’t seem to be progressing with pain...

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Football Recovery: Methods the NFL Swears By
Sep23

Football Recovery: Methods the NFL Swears By

Football recovery is just as or more important than football practice. And the team with the most fit muscles and mobile joints have the best advantage in winning and in safety. Every athlete has their preferred method of physical therapy that has been tried and tested to be true. With plenty of scientific evidence and testimonials to back it up, it’s hard to argue with these favorites in the NFL. Tried and Tested Football...

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The Great Dry Needling Debate
Sep16

The Great Dry Needling Debate

Dry Needling – The Great Debate Dry needling, formally known as Myofascial Trigger Point Dry Needling, is very much like acupuncture, but it is not to be confused with it. As the name suggests, the needles used contain no medication and are placed strategically on problem areas based on western medicine. Whereas, acupuncture is a well-known old eastern medicine technique to enhance energy flow. Despite various studies that...

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