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Hearing Loss is MORE than just your Hearing

Hearing Loss is MORE than just your Hearing
Do you notice that you misunderstand speech in noisy restaurants and workplaces? Do you think that “everyone mumbles”? In many cases, the real trouble is an  underlying hearing loss. Hearing loss is a problem no one can physically touch or feel, happens slowly overtime, can cause a loss of understanding, and can leave  you at an increased risk for developing other health issues like Dementia. The Risks of Hearing Loss:. Untreated hearing loss can lead to social isolati...
Posted on 2018-05-16

Yoga During Pregnancy

Yoga During Pregnancy
Hi everyone! It is Andrea Trank. I am a yoga teacher at FYZICAL, and today I am going to talk to you about doing yoga safely during pregnancy. I have had three children, and I didn’t know how to do yoga until my second child. I wish I had learned during my first pregnancy! It would have made things a lot easier. However, there are a lot of safety considerations you need to be aware of. First of all, you need to be in good health before you start an exercise program, which means you ne...
Posted on 2018-05-09

Functional Massage Therapy

Functional Massage Therapy
What is Functional Massage Therapy and How can it help?. Like a diamond there are many facets to massage therapy, but like an onion, there are many levels to its effectiveness. Come join us on this journey as we learn about the body, mind and how it reacts to life and how Functional Massage Therapy can help find and address some common issues people deal with and make life better for you. Are you experiencing chronic pain, stiffness in the mornings or anytime you stay in one positi...
Posted on 2018-05-09

Is Your Headache A Real Pain in the Neck?

Is Your Headache A Real Pain in the Neck?
Migraine Headaches. You may be suffering from chronic migraines if you have more than 15 headaches per month, with at least 8 of these accompanied by the following symptoms:   A headache that lasts more than 4 hours   Nausea or vomiting   Sensitivity to light   Sensitivity to sound   Changes in vision, sensation, and speech, also known as “Aura”, that can occur before or during your headache Causes of migraines are typicall...
Posted on 2018-05-01

How does the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) cause headaches?

How does the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) cause headaches?
. What is TMJ?. The temporomandibular (tem-puh-roe-mun-DIB-u-lur) joint (TMJ) connects your jawbone to your skull, and you have one joint on each side of your jaw. The reason that we see TMJ pain and dysfunction often correlated with neck pain, headaches and/or migraines is due to the interdependency between the skull and the bones, joints and muscles of the upper back and neck. In fact, as Physical Therapists, we consider this as one functional, intricately balanced unit. The position of th...
Posted on 2018-05-01

Is your posture at work the cause of your pain?

Is your posture at work the cause of your pain?
. Physical therapy expert shares seven ways to stay loose at work-and avoid neck and back problems. Sitting and standing for long periods of time is the norm in the work world these clays. Even if your posture is perfect and your ergonomics are by the book, spending eight hours a day at your computer can lead to dysfunction and derangement, which leads to neck and back pain. Which inevitably leads people like you to people like me. As a physical therapist, I get daily reminders of how this tr...
Posted on 2018-05-01

The Do’s and Don’ts of Yoga for Pelvic Floor Health!

The Do’s and Don’ts of Yoga for Pelvic Floor Health!
Hi! It’s Andrea Trank, FYZICAL Yoga Teacher and Nutrition Coach. Pelvic health is a very personal subject for me, because as an aging woman, I have had my share of pelvic problems. So my yoga practice and teaching have changed to reflect my concern with pelvic safety. Believe it or not, yoga can destabilize your pelvis if you are not doing it correctly or trying to get into poses in an extreme way.  Think like this, deeper is not always better.  I stress safety in al...
Posted on 2018-04-25

Putting Your Best Foot Forward

Putting Your Best Foot Forward
I don’t know about you but I feel my feet are a very important body part.. When my feet feel good, so do I. I have my favorite shoes that help make my day. It only makes sense that if your shoes are not supporting you, or you have foot and ankle pain, the repercussions are not comfortable. Not all of us have perfect feet where we can stand all day, run miles and miles, and so on. To help us stand and walk for hours, we may need the assistance of arch supports. They can compensate for a nu...
Posted on 2018-04-17

What do your feet say about your health?

What do your feet say about your health?
Worried about your health? Start from the ground up by taking a closer look at your feet. Symptoms such as heel pain, swelling, or discoloration can often alert you to a larger issue. A FYZICAL Therapist details 17 different symptoms and what they could mean for your health! 1. Cold feet: Cold feet may be the result of many culprits. If your toes are always cold, one reason could be poor blood flow. A circulation problem is sometimes linked to smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes, or heart ...
Posted on 2018-04-17

Is there a link to hearing loss and dementia?

Is there a link to hearing loss and dementia?
As an Audiologist at Fyzical Therapy and Balance Center, I will help diagnose vestibular disorders in patients that are experiencing dizziness or imbalance.  Physical Therapists and Audiologists are working closely to help people address their symptoms. But, as an Audiologist, it is also our job to care for the entire auditory system, and so many of our patients that we see everyday have hearing loss as well as symptoms of imbalance and dizziness. Research is revealing that up to 85% of pe...
Posted on 2018-04-10
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