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Physical Therapy Following Hip Replacement Surgery

As people age, joint replacement surgery becomes more and more common.  While it will help with the health of the affected joint, a failure to properly recover from the operation can put you in a worse condition than you were … Continue reading

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What Is Direct Access For Physical Therapy?

Each year it seems as if healthcare costs and insurance premiums continue to rise.  For members of the geriatric population, this means that simply getting older can put them under a financial burden.  However, thanks to the Direct Access law, … Continue reading

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Common Lacrosse Injuries

While lacrosse is a sport played nationwide, it peaks in popularity in the northeastern region of the country. Due to our location, this puts Long Island right at the forefront of the sport. With so many athletes choosing to pick … Continue reading

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Can My Injury Heal On Its Own?

Whether you are an avid athlete, weekend warrior, or relatively inactive, injuries can arise at any time for any person. Even activities as simple as walking can lead to sprains and strains, which could put you in need of physical … Continue reading

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Practicing Good Posture

In the majority of cases, most people do not have a realization of how important posture is for living a healthy, everyday life. For some, they may be under the impression that the only issues poor posture can bring are … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy For Calf Injuries

With the cold months of winter quickly coming to a close, the desire to start moving and get outside can be high. While doing so is a great way to increase your health levels, you must remember that your muscles … Continue reading

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Dealing With Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is an unfortunate condition that plagues many in the senior population. As a patients’ bones become weak and brittle, the chances of sustaining an injury that hinders movement increases. When this condition begins to affect you or a loved … Continue reading

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The Importance Of Physical Therapy For Seniors

At Farmingdale Physical Therapy East, our team takes pride in offering care to patients of all ages suffering from a plethora of conditions. While often an understated fact, physical therapy is a form of treatment that is especially effective in … Continue reading

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Considering Physical Therapy Before Surgery

Being told you need surgery to recover from an injury can fill even the toughest people with anxiety. Before committing to this decision, consider coming in for physical therapy near Bethpage. At Farmingdale Physical Therapy East, we can help rehabilitate … Continue reading

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What Is A Stress Reaction?

Stress reactions can, at times, fly under the radar. While this injury itself won’t be detrimental to your health, it can bring along a more serious one if left unchecked. At Farmingdale Physical Therapy East, we understand the importance of … Continue reading

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