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Can occupational medicine treat Parkinson's?

My grandmother was diagnosed with Parkinson's a month ago, and I'm trying to help my mom suggest some therapies for her to help her gain strength and keep her active. Can occupation...

I have a strain in my back after playing hockey. Should I try warm water therapy to ease it?

I was playing hockey the other day, and now I have a strain in my back. What can I do to ease the strain? I have a friend who does warm water therapy for her arthritis pain....

Why do I have swollen feet inspite of taking anti-inflammatory medicines?

I was diagnosed with a medical condition called plantar fascistic. I have swelling in my feet inspite of having anti-inflammatory medicines. What should I do?

Is a physical therapy session required for a pulled muscle?

I pulled a muscle while working out yesterday. Would a physical therapy session help me recover from it? My wife thinks that I shouldn't work out until the pull heals.

How long should physical therapy last for shin splints?

I have shin splints and my doctor has referred me to physical therapy to treat them. How long would therapy last for shin splints?

Should I try physical therapy for my urinary incontinence?

I have severe urinary incontinence. Do you think physical therapy will help to manage my condition?

Can physical therapy help to control diabetes?

Is it possible for one to manage or control diabetes through physical therapy?

My husband has been diagnosed with Achilles Tendonitis. Can this be treated with physical therapy?

My husband is 45 years old and has been diagnosed with Achilles Tendonitis. Can this condition be treated with physical therapy?

Is physical therapy suggested after a knee dislocation?

My son had a dislocated knee and had to have a cast for about six weeks. Should he have physical therapy to help him heal?

Will physical therapy help in treating my brother's shin splints?

My brother has shin splints causing him a lot of pain. Can physical therapy help?

How long do I need physical therapy?

I had back surgery three weeks ago and have been going to physical therapy. How long do I need to continue going?

After back surgery, how soon can I resume physical therapy sessions?

I recently had back surgery, and have been on complete bed rest. How soon after the surgery should I resume physical therapy?

Is physical therapy okay if I am overweight?

I am overweight, and have recently decided it's time to make a change. Is physical therapy a good option?

How critical is physical therapy for athletes?

I am a marathon runner, and the other day I was told that it is important for me to receive physical therapy. Are warm ups and stretches enough? Do I really need physical therapy?...

Do I need physical therapy after a leg fracture?

I slipped and fell in the bathroom, causing a fracture in my leg. I am a typically healthy and active woman. My cast will be removed next week. Do I need physical therapy?

Snapping noise and pain in heel or back of the ankle

Hi I’m an overweight, 49 yr lady who has a damaged ankle from previous motorbike v car injury. 2 years ago I hurt my achelies tendon walking on uneven ground where now it snaps...

Can I undergo physical therapy to recover from my hand sprain?

I sprained my head while playing baseball. Should I consider physical therapy to recover from it faster? How will it help me?

Is it safe to undergo physical therapy during pregnancy?

I have a severe back problem and I just started to have physical therapy for it. But now I recently found out that I am 7 weeks pregnant. Should I continue with my physical therapy?...

What exercises would you recommend for a healthy spine?

Are there any specific set of exercises that I can do for a healthy spine?

I continue to have hip pain even after my delivery. What should I do?

I am having hip pain even after I delivered my baby. Will physical therapy help me recover faster?

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