Category: physical therapy

nutrition to relieve aches and pains May20th 2020

If You Don’t Think Nutrition Has an Effect on Your Aches and Pains, Think Again.

Are Your Dietary Choices Making You Hurt? Some people eat to live, others live to eat — and still, others are feeding their chronic aches and pains without even realizing it. If your pain issues have gotten steadily worse, maybe you need to look at your nutritional choices. Eating too much and/or eating the wrong

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opioids May10th 2020

NO MORE OPIOIDS! Seek help from a physical therapist.

You’ve seen the headlines, and you know that opioids are the major driver behind the widespread drug crisis in America. We also know that if you or a loved one has chronic pain, you may be feeling frustrated and confused about your options. At our physical therapy clinic, we stand with the Centers for Disease

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over stress related headaches Apr16th 2020

Stress no more over stress-related headaches! Physical Therapy can help relieve the pain.

Millions of people suffer from different types of headaches. A few include sinus headaches, hormone headaches, and migraines. Different types of stress can also play a role in causing headaches. In fact, stress-related headaches are considered one of the most common headaches that people have. It’s important to understand how a stress headache differs from

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Yoga at home active lifestyle woman rolling exercise mat in living room for morning meditation yoga banner background. Apr10th 2020

Get Back to Comfort with These Back Exercises – All of Which You Can Do at Home!

Are you feeling back pain after being quarantined to your home? You may be wondering, “Why is this? I’ve barely left the couch!” Well, therein lies the issue.   The sedentary lifestyle that I’m sure many people have experienced since being quarantined to their homes can actually lead to more aches, pains, and discomfort than

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Chronic Back Pain Feb20th 2020

Are You Suffering from Chronic Back Pain? This Blog is for You.

Does your back hurt all the time? Can’t seem to get comfortable or engage in your normal activities? Be sure to give Blue Ridge Physical Therapy a call and schedule an appointment with one of our physical therapists. Our physical therapists can help lessen your pain or alleviate it entirely. What Is Chronic Back Pain?

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Opioid Consumption Feb10th 2020

Reduce Opioid Consumption and Feel Better with Physical Therapy

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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