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Treating Your Quadriceps Injury

Physical Therapy for Quadriceps Injury  If you are one of the many to be experiencing quadriceps pain due to a sport or work-related injury physical therapy can help the healing process. Physical therapy near Bethpage, specifically Farmingdale Physical Therapy East, … Continue reading

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October is National Physical Therapy Month

We are proud to celebrate National Physical Therapy Month this October! It is vital that we take time this month as a society to prioritize our health and wellness. It is also crucial to be aware of the possible risk … Continue reading

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Keeping Our Athletes Safe From Head Injuries

Head injuries, in-particular concussions, have become headline news in recent years. Head injuries can cause traumatic brain injuries (TBI), chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), and other long-term mental illnesses. Untreated head injuries cause problems with decision making, task completion, the processing … Continue reading

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Coping With Work Related Stress

Work-related stress and anxiety can be a pain in the neck… literally. Your neck already has the utmost important job of supporting your head, which on average weighs about 10-11 pounds. Add stress and anxiety to the mix and chronic … Continue reading

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Preventing Weightlifting Injuries

If you have suffered from a weightlifting injury, and are searching for physical therapy in Farmingdale, NY, then contact Farmingdale Physical Therapy East! Our expert staff has worked with weightlifters in the past and can provide you with not only … Continue reading

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Staying Healthy for Soccer Season

When it comes to your health, many factors need to be considered when conducting a proper physical evaluation of your athletic prowess. Typically, if you maintain a consistent and healthy diet and engage in regular exercise than you are considered … Continue reading

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Raising Concussion Awareness

A concussion is a traumatic brain injury typically caused by a blow to the head.  Concussions are incredibly common with there being around 3 million sports or recreation-related concussions reported each year.  However, it is also found that about half … Continue reading

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How to Begin an Exercise Routine

If you are in the process of beginning an exercise routine and are seeking physical therapy near Bethpage, Farmingdale Physical Therapy East offers fitness evaluations to assess your current physical status.  This can help us to determine what your body … Continue reading

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The Importance of Ergonomics

Unfortunately, the workplace can be quite hazardous, and there can be fatal injuries that occur. Ergonomics is considered to be the study between the environment, safety, and efficiency of workers at the workplace. This is essential to the success of … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy for Hip Pain

Overview: The Hip The hip is the grandest ball-and-socket joint in the body, and with size comes strength. This strong joint is where the femur connects to the acetabulum (socket). Cartilage is located between the connection of the two bones … Continue reading

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