28Dec, 2016

A Gift from Our Student Interns

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This was a gift basket from our student interns from Langston University. Thank you to all our exceptional student interns for their efforts over the past 9 weeks!
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30Nov, 2016

Back Pain Habits and Physical Therapy Benefits

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Do you experience chronic back pain? It has been published that there are everyday habits that create back pain. With physical therapy and changing your habits you can decrease the pain in your back. These 7 habits, as published in Every Day Health, by Kristen Stewart can cause back pain and need to be avoided Non-Exercise Poor Posture Incorrect Lifting Techniques Overweight Smoking Lack of Calcium and Vitamin D Being Sedentary By avoiding these habits you will help protect and strengthen your back muscles. While working to change your habits, […]
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26Oct, 2016

Injuries and How Physical Therapy Can Help

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Injuries are common while participating in organized sports, competitions, training exercises, or fitness activities. Poor training methods, not warming-up, lack of conditioning, incorrect gear or equipment, fatigue, overuse and dehydration are a few of the causes of sports injuries. Physical rehabilitation is the most common way to treat a sports injury as it helps rebuild strength and movement in parts of the body after an injury. Therapy can also help with prevention and pain management in order to lessen the damage and the possibility of recurring problems. At Oklahoma Physical […]
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9Sep, 2016

Benefits of Physical Therapy for Obesity

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Research continues to show that obesity is a worldwide epidemic. 68% of the adult population in the US is estimated to be overweight and of those obese individuals 36% are obese. It is also estimated that 10% of children in the United States aged 2 to 5 years, 15% of children aged 6 to 11 years, and 16% of adolescents aged 12 to 19 years are overweight. Obesity increases the chance of early death; around 325,000 deaths in the United States each year are attributed to obesity. At Oklahoma Physical […]
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