Category: Stretching

Why Stretching Is A Critical Nov20th 2020

Why Stretching Is A Critical Part Of Your Physical Therapy Treatment

Do you stretch regularly? If you don’t, you could be increasing your risk of an injury in the future. Because chances are, you have at least some joints or areas in your body that are not as flexible and mobile as they could be. But what happens if you’re not sure where your specific mobility

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stretch before and after Aug20th 2020

Do you stretch before and after your workout? If not, you should start.

Working out on a regular basis is a great way to improve and maintain good health. If you’re not stretching before and after your workout, however, you’re not really taking advantage of a complete workout routine. There are several specific benefits of stretching both before and after a workout. Benefits of Stretching Before a Workout

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stretching Dec10th 2019

3 Reasons Not to Skip Stretching After Exercising

Have you decided to skip stretching after exercise? After a good workout, it may be tempting to just hit the couch and take it easy. Your workout, however, isn’t quite finished. A proper cool down is necessary and this would include different types of stretching. If you haven’t been stretching after a workout you may

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Nice cheerful woman holding her hands up Aug12th 2019

9 Reasons Why Stretching Will Benefit You

If stretching isn’t currently part of your daily life, it should be! No matter who you are, a good stretch is a perfect way to start your day. There are tremendous benefits to stretching, and if you don’t know where to begin, that is perfectly fine! A physical therapist can help walk you through why

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benefits of stretching Nov20th 2018

5 Reasons Why You Need to Start Stretching

If there’s one thing that you can count on a physical therapist at Blue Ridge PT introducing into every session, it’s stretching. Yes, building strength and endurance are important. But whether you’re an athlete, or someone coping with the aches and pains of aging, increasing your flexibility through stretching is crucial. Read on to learn more

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stretch Apr10th 2018

The Amazing Benefits of Stretching

Everyone knows that exercise is a part of healthy living, but do you consider a stretching routine part of your exercise program, or as an afterthought that gets done if time permits? Since no one ever has enough time, you may want to reconsider how you view exercise, as there are so many benefits to

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