What Causes Pain, Numbness, Tingling, and Weakness in the Arms and Legs? Connie, 78 years old, had right buttock and ankle pain. Nancy, 74 years old, complained of pain outside of her ankle upon waking in the morning which dissipated as she moved around. Izzo, 42 years old, complained of both his arms “falling asleep” […]
How to Improve Your Posture
I often hear my patients say, “I have terrible posture”. Or their loved ones say to them: “Stand up straight.” “Pull your shoulders back.” “Stick your chest out.” “Don’t slouch.” You’ve probably heard these commands to improve your posture. More often than not, most people — whether young or old, high level athlete or not […]
3 Ways Physical Therapy Changes Lives
Since its inception in the 19th century, physical therapy has revolutionized the way we treat pain. Now in October, National Physical Therapy Month, we celebrate the history of this great field, as well as its amazing benefits.
Tips for a Powerful Public Speaking Voice
In a recent blog post, I connected how your posture and core strength affects your voice. For most people, the information I shared will be helpful in everyday speaking. But, for people who need to really make their voices heard, there is more you can do. Do you regularly speak in business meetings or in public? […]