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How to Find Relief from Stress-Related Headaches

September 20th, 2018

Hello everybody! Farmingdale Physical Therapy West is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Alter-G Antigravity Treadmill. This new technology allows patients to rehabilitate faster than ever before with much less pain. First, the patient’s lower body is secured while the device is specifically calibrated to each individual. The patient becomes “lighter” as the

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7 Simple Ways To Stay Active

September 10th, 2018

Hello everybody! Farmingdale Physical Therapy West is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Alter-G Antigravity Treadmill. This new technology allows patients to rehabilitate faster than ever before with much less pain. First, the patient’s lower body is secured while the device is specifically calibrated to each individual. The patient becomes “lighter” as the

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Treating Arthritis Pain Without The Meds

August 20th, 2018

Hello everybody! Farmingdale Physical Therapy West is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Alter-G Antigravity Treadmill. This new technology allows patients to rehabilitate faster than ever before with much less pain. First, the patient’s lower body is secured while the device is specifically calibrated to each individual. The patient becomes “lighter” as the

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Tired of Lower Back Pain? Here’s What To Do

August 10th, 2018

Hello everybody! Farmingdale Physical Therapy West is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Alter-G Antigravity Treadmill. This new technology allows patients to rehabilitate faster than ever before with much less pain. First, the patient’s lower body is secured while the device is specifically calibrated to each individual. The patient becomes “lighter” as the

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Reduce Pain and Inflammation Through Nutrition

July 20th, 2018

Whether you have a specific diagnosis or generalized pain in your back and joints, physical therapy can help. Healthy nutrition can also help. One of the quickest ways to reverse nutrition-based inflammation is to stop eating the foods most associated with it. Unfortunately, for many people, these foods tend to be convenience items. That means that you may need to readjust how you think about preparing meals and snacks in your quest for pain relief.

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How Your Diet Can Make Your Aches and Pains Worse

May 2nd, 2018

Eating healthy and drinking plenty of water helps reduce toxins and helps eliminate aches and pains. By avoiding certain foods, you can prevent inflammation from occurring in the first place. And by eating the right foods, you can not only rid your body of toxins, but reduce inflammation as well.

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Flat Feet: How Physical Therapy Can Help The Pain

April 10th, 2018

Flat feet is caused by many things, genetics, age, weight, etc., and can create painful body issues. A physical therapist can treat and suggest simple lifestyle changes like exercises to lengthen and strengthen muscles, shoes and insoles that will lift the arch and posture builders to engage and strengthen the core. But those with flat feet should understand..

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What Are the Different Types of Chronic Pain?

March 15th, 2018

Living with chronic pain conditions isn’t easy. But, having the necessary accommodations (including physical therapy) will allow you to be able to cope and get through the daily pain. Chronic pain will affect your mood, energy levels, sleep, and memory during your day-to-day life. To everyone around you, it may appear that nothing is wrong. Internally, though, you could be experiencing consistent discomfort in one or more parts of your body. In this blog post, we will discuss fibromyalgia, myofascial pain syndrome, and headache arthritis.

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Physical Therapy Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis

March 12th, 2018

The other night at family dinner the conversation moved to my sister telling the family that her best friend was recently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. My family members did not know much about the disease and were asking my sister all types of basic questions; such as what is it?

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Neck Pain & Back Pain From Stress Solutions

March 10th, 2018

Lower back pain is one of the most common reasons people cite for making an appointment with a physical therapist. Most people suffer from lower back pain to varying degrees at some point in their lives. Sometimes, lower back pain is more of an annoyance than anything else, but when lower back pain becomes severe, it can be seriously debilitating and prevent you from living your life. Typically, the sooner you seek treatment for lower back pain, the sooner you can find lasting relief.

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