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Text Neck: Signs, Symptoms and Treatments

What is Text Neck Syndrome? “Text neck” is a term used to describe the posture formed by constantly looking down at your phone for long periods. The issue doesn’t result in an overuse of your device, but rather how that overuse can negatively affect your body. Text Neck can cause stress injury to the body […]

Physical Therapy for Common Football Injuries

Football is one of the most popular but dangerous sports played in the United States today. According to the mom’s Team, an estimated 2 million injuries among high school students occur every year, leading to 500,000 doctor visits and 30,000 hospitalizations. Of these injuries, they estimated 446,715 (14.9%) are severe enough to prevent an athlete […]

Physical Therapy Job Opportunities in Dallas, Texas

Are you currently looking to take your physical therapy career to the next level? Achieve Physical therapy and Performance gives individuals an opportunity to continue their education under the direct mentorship of experienced clinicians, directors, and successful business owners. You will get hands-on training in both the clinical and administrative elements needed to manage a […]

Causes and Symptoms of Concussions

Concussions are a very common injury to the brain. A concussion happens when the brain is jostled inside the skull because of an external hit to the head or body. The American Brain Foundation estimates that between 1.6 million and 3.8 million people suffer from concussions each year and at least half of which go […]

Fall Prevention Programs

A fall can result in an injury and a decrease in your ability to do your everyday things. Falls can diminish an individual’s ability to live an independent life. According to the CDC over 800,000 patients, a year are hospitalized because of a fall injury. Falling once also doubles your chances of falling again. One […]

Soccer Injuries

Common Soccer Injuries and How to Prevent Them with Physical Therapy Soccer is one of the most popular sports played in the world. However, in high school, girls’ and boys’ soccer are the second and third more dangerous sports. And things may get even worse in college. According to a World Cup study, there is […]

Cancer-Related Fatigue

Specialty Niche Program: Cancer-Related Fatigue Fatigue is a very common problem in cancer patients. Fatigue can be expected when undergoing cancer treatment. Some reports show that as many as 90% of cancer patients struggle with fatigue at some point in their journey. It is one of the most common and challenging effects of having cancer. […]

Avoiding Sports Injuries

Millions of high school students participate in fall sports each year, and many are gearing up for the season right now. However, before you begin preparing for this season, you should ensure that your body is ready to perform to reduce the risk of injuries. To participate in sports in high school, each athlete is […]

Low Back Pain Relief

Low back pain is very common. The low back, which can also be referred to as the lumbar region is the area that starts below the ribcage. According to studies cited by WebMD, eight out of 10 Americans experience back pain at some point in their life, usually in the lower back. Causes of Low […]

Rotator Cuff Injuries

The shoulder is one of the body’s largest and most complex joints. Additionally, the rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surrounds the shoulder allowing people to have a range of motion. Muscles help with movement assistance as well as stabilizing the shoulder. Your rotator cuff is what allows you to lift [...]