The Importance of Seeking the Help of a Physical Therapist Before Turning to Opioids

The Importance of Seeking the Help of a Physical Therapist Before Turning to Opioids

December 10th, 2020

At our physical therapy clinic, we stand with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other professional organizations who recommend physical therapy and other alternatives over prescription opioids for the management of chronic pain. You’ve seen the headlines, and you know that opioids are the major driver behind the widespread drug crisis in America.

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Reduce Opioid Consumption and Feel Better with Physical Therapy

October 10th, 2020

Do you take opioids to manage your pain? Well, you’re not alone. Health care providers in the US write over 200 million prescriptions for opioid pain medication every year. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has even issued guidelines about this and urged safe nondrug alternatives, such as physical therapy. And a recent study

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Living With Pain? Turn to Physical Therapy Before Opioids

September 10th, 2020

Did You Know You Could Benefit More From Physical Therapy than Opioids? Physical therapy can help you govern your pain without drugs, giving you a chance to break away from your reliance on opioids. Long-term opioid consumption is not a good strategy for managing chronic pain. In addition to the risk of addiction, opioids simply

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