The Fall Prevention Alphabet

The Fall Prevention Alphabet  By: Brandi Singleton, PT, DPT, CCI You have probably heard at some time or another that falls are a problem. Maybe you even heard it referred to as an epidemic.  Well, neither of these declarations is an overstatement. When this topic...

Yoga for Every Body

Yoga for Every Body  By: Dr. Catherine Lewan, PT, DPT, C-IAYT, RYT (www.catherinelewan.com) If you have ever wondered, “Can I really do yoga with my patients?” the answer is YES.It just might not look like the typical American-ized, more-is-better,...

Preventing and Managing Diabetes

Preventing and Managing Diabetes  By: Jennifer Darby, PT, DPT, GCS, CPAHA, CEEAA Diabetes mellites (translated literally means sweet urine) is a metabolic disease that causes high blood sugar.  Consistent high blood sugar affects various parts of the body including...