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Physical therapy improves balance and prevents falls

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December 11, 2013 Dr. Jerry Moczerniuk P.T., D.P.T. , Clinical Director, db Orthopedic Physical Therapy Association   Research has shown that approximately 1/3 of all adults over the age of 65 suffer from at least one fall annually, the prevalence increases to 50 percent in adults over the age of 80. My goal for writing […]

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Fall prevention: Simple tips to prevent falls from the Mayo Clinic Staff

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Originally posted on mayoclinic.org Fall prevention: Simple tips to prevent falls Falls put you at risk of serious injury. Prevent falls with these simple fall-prevention measures, from reviewing your medications to hazard-proofing your home. Fall prevention may not seem like a lively topic, but it’s important. As you get older, physical changes and health conditions […]

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The Domancic Method of BioEnergetic Healing

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“The information of  health is contained in this energy… making every illness curable.”      –  Z. Domancic We are all built from two components – biochemicals and energy. The energy of the bodies of humans and animals is known as bioenergy – the energy of life. This force surrounds every cell, providing a blueprint for the […]

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Gravity

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  When it comes to structural integration, gravity is our best friend. When properly aligned, our bodies hold our strength and form better, injuries are prevented and our circulatory, nervous and lymphatic systems are allowed to run their course properly. Imagine a 2 pound cantaloupe on the end of a 2 foot stick. If we […]

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E-mail Correspondences

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Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for choosing Turning Pointe Physical Therapy, Inc. for your physical therapy needs.  We are excited to provide you with the highest quality of care.  In the interest of quality and excellence, keeping costs down is a big factor. In order to keep costs at a reasonable level, as well as […]

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#occupyfeelbetter

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Another protest?  Not quite.  Just an idea to nudge you towards better health and a better life. How does your chronic pain affect your daily life?  Does it make you grumpy towards your family and friends?  Do your co-workers know full well when you’re having a flare-up?  Does the idea of going out and playing […]