Top 3 Home Exercises for Arthritis in the Low Back

May 26th, 2020

Trunk Rotation  How to do it: Lying on your back with knees bent. Feet on the mat or bed. Keep shoulder blades on the mat and feet and knees together. Rotate knees to the right side. Then to the left. Alternate right, then left. 20 times each side. Good Idea: For those with early morning

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Herniated Disc

Is The Pain in Your Back Caused by a Herniated Disc? Here’s How to Know.

October 20th, 2019

Do you seem to have trouble perform even simple everyday activities due to severe back or neck pain? Do you have strange neurological symptoms in your arms or legs that you simply cannot account for? Has your spine never quite worked as it should since you experienced a recent accident? You may be struggling with

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Chronic Back Pain

Chronic Back Pain Sufferers! This Blog is for You.

September 20th, 2019

Does your back hurt all the time? Can’t seem to get comfortable or engage in your normal activities? Be sure to contact Roadside Physical Therapy and schedule an appointment with one of our physical therapists. Our physical therapists can help lessen your pain or alleviate it entirely. What Is Chronic Back Pain? Most back pain

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core-strength

The Connection Between Core Strength and Better Balance

July 20th, 2019

Physical therapy as an industry has been talking about the link between core strength and better balance for years. When the “core” muscles around your trunk are strong, they prevent chronic lower back pain and many other injuries, but they also keep you from losing your balance and falling down. A stronger core will help

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Back & Neck Pain

Back & Neck Pain? Physical Therapy Can Help!

July 10th, 2019

Many people have back pain and neck pain. As a matter of fact, studies reveal that 90 percent of people will experience either back pain or neck pain at least once in their lives. It’s not always easy to isolate those regions of the body that are causing back pain or neck pain. Pain can

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Back Pain

Suffering with Back Pain? Check Your Posture!

June 20th, 2019

If you are like most people, you have had someone tell you to sit or stand up straight — probably during your teenage years. At the time, the demand was probably annoying and one you did your best to ignore. But it turns out that good posture is important for more than just looking confident

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Tired of Lower Back Pain

Tired of Lower Back Pain? Here’s What To Do

October 10th, 2018

Low back pain is the nemesis of many. That familiar ache can limit time spent working, relaxing, and enjoying life. It can lead to irritability and a whole host of other health problems. And, yet, it’s surprisingly common. The World Health Organization estimates that in the United States, 149 million days of work are lost

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