Posts Tagged ‘physical therapist in sheepshead bay’

Warning Signs Of Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is the slow but gradual degradation of bone density within an individual’s body. Although a very common condition all its own, certain factors of an individual may make them more prone to acquire osteoporosis later in life. Such factors are, but are not limited to: Age: Bone density peaks at age 30 and declines […]

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Joint Instability

Joint instability can be quite painful, when the tissues surrounding the joints weaken. It can happen in many areas of the body, and can stem from a variety of issues. If you are looking for a Brooklyn physical therapist to help you with any joint instability problems you might have, we at Madison Physical Therapy […]

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How To Treat An ACL Tear

The ACL, or anterior cruciate ligament, is what helps keep your knee stable and prevent your tibia from sliding front to your femur. Understandably, when one tears their ACL it definitely is a cause for concern. These types of injuries happen with athletes who perform in physical activity that requires quick shifts in movement and […]

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Can Physical Therapy Help With Balance?

At Madison Physical Therapy in Sheepshead Bay and Bay Ridge, we use our expertise in physical therapy to benefit your life in more ways than one. One of these benefits might come to you as a surprise - increase in balance. Keep reading to learn more about how physical therapy could help with your balance. […]

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Guillain-Barre Syndrome: What is it?

Guillain-Barre Syndrome is a rare autoimmune condition where your body’s immune system attacks your central nervous system by targeting healthy cells. The first signs of this syndrome are tingling and weakness in one’s extremities. Other symptoms of Guillain-Barre are the following: Numbness/tingling in fingers and/or toes Difficulty walking Difficulty breathing Muscle weakness (starting in legs) […]

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