Category: opioids

Dealing With Pain and Inflammation Mar5th 2021

Dealing With Pain and Inflammation? Here’s How Eating Healthy Can Help.

A Proper Diet Could Be Your Key to a Pain Free Life Maintaining a healthy diet plays a vital part to any physical therapy routine. Proper nutrition is important, especially if you deal with chronic inflammation and pain. Eating the right foods can help your body recover from many different painful conditions. Reducing stress, eating

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Tired of Medications? Get a Drug Free Treatment with Physical Therapy Aug15th 2020

Tired of Medications? Get a Drug Free Treatment with Physical Therapy

Pain can put some extreme limits on your life. While medication can provide temporary relief, it doesn’t actually solve the problem of your pain; rather, it merely masks the symptoms. If you have been living with acute or chronic pain and you’re looking for a natural way to successfully treat your symptoms, contact ReQuest Physical

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physical therapy Apr20th 2020

Physical Therapy Can Help You Leave The Pain Relievers Behind

If you’re taking pain relievers and just don’t want to stay dependent on them forever, physical therapy can be exactly the solution you need. Physical therapy can be very beneficial for both short-term pain (usually, that which lasts just a few weeks or months) and long-term or chronic pain (that which lasts for more than

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pain relievers Nov5th 2019

Physical Therapy can help you leave the pain relievers behind.

It’s just over-the-counter pain relievers, right? It’s not like you’re taking opioids for pain relief. Think again. Taking non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or other over-the-counter pain relievers regularly for aches and pains is not always as safe as you think. Regular use of these medications also does not address the underlying causes of your pain.

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avoid pain meds Sep20th 2019

Constantly needing your pain meds refilled? Talk to your doctor about how physical therapy can help you ditch the opioids!

Chronic pain affects 50 million adults in America—that’s about 20 percent of us! You may be one of them if pain and dysfunction have been a part of your daily life for at least three months or more. At our physical therapy clinic, our experienced and friendly physical therapist staff is dedicated to helping you

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Don’t Join the Opioid Epidemic Jul5th 2019

Don’t Join the Opioid Epidemic. How Physical Therapy Can Help Ditch the Pain Meds.

It seems like every time you turn on the news there is another story about the opioid epidemic gripping the country. There is good reason for the panic. In 2016 alone, 116 people died each day from opioid-related drug overdoses. Some 11.5 million Americans misused prescription painkillers in some way, costing an estimated $504 million

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