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...

The Joys of Being a Pediatric PT

The Joys of Being a Pediatric PT   By: Jacqueline Grimenstein, PT, C/NDT, CKTP   Happy PT Month!  As I look back over my 40+ years as a pediatric PT I marvel at all the advances that have been made in the identification and treatment of children with...

Preventing Rehospitalization

Preventing Rehospitalization   By: Robyn Ligotti PT, DPT, RAC-CT, CDP, QCP   October is National PT Month! How can we, as PT’s and other Rehab Professionals (OT’s and SLP’s) help keep people out of the hospital and what is our responsibility as part of the...