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New Moms Need Therapy, Too!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Why Every New Mom Can Benefit From Pelvic Floor Therapy Giving birth is an incredibly joyous moment for mothers everywhere, and bringing new life into your family is always exciting. However, labor is incredibly taxing on the mother’s body, and birthing trauma is common among new mothers. Birthing trauma is the distress a woman undergoes …

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Acupuncture: The Perfect Partner For Physical Therapy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Myokinetix’s primary goal is always to provide our patients with the best possible care. That’s why we offer various therapies that can benefit our patients’ recovery in ways that feel the best for them and work the best for their bodies One therapy option we offer at Myokinetix is acupuncture, and our in-house acupuncturist Danny …

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What You Should Know About Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and Pelvic Pain

Reading Time: 5 minutes Medical conditions such as pelvic floor dysfunction can be difficult to discuss. At times, admitting that you might have a problem with your pelvic floor might feel embarrassing, confusing, or even shameful. The reality is, that pelvic floor dysfunction is experienced by many people, making it more common than you think. Think of your pelvic …

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The Truth Behind ACL Recovery: Why It’s a Lifelong Process

Reading Time: 5 minutes Now that you have completed the return-to-play process after ACL surgery, it’s time to talk about life after recovery from an ACL tear. Should you be concerned about a possible reinjury? Are you at risk for early onset of arthritis? What type of things can be done to prevent those conditions? It’s natural to have …

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Common Knee Injuries, Explained by Doctors of Physical Therapy

Reading Time: 6 minutes Would you be shocked to learn that the knee joint is one of the most complex joints in the body? Not only does it play an important role in supporting your body weight, but it also initiates most movement. After all, you can’t get very far without bending and straightening your knee, right? Several muscles, …

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Phase IV ACL Recovery: Returning to Play After ACL Surgery

Reading Time: 4 minutes Congratulations – you’ve made it to the end of your ACL rehab! Phase IV is the last stage before you officially get back on the field, and most would consider it to be the best part of the process. Not only is this stage full of sport-specific activities, but it’s also a great confidence booster …

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Phase III ACL Recovery: How to Return to Running After ACL Surgery

Reading Time: 6 minutes At this stage, you’re probably itching to get back to your normal routine, and rightly so. It’s been a long 12+ weeks, but the end is in sight! For the next two months, your ACL recovery will be focused on “the fun stuff.” Things like sport-specific movements, agility, and plyometric activities will slowly be incorporated …

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Concussion Protocol Return to Play: Parents and Coaches Guide

Reading Time: 7 minutes If you had to guess what injury affects between 1.8 and 3.6 million adolescents a year, what’s your call? Here’s another hint – it’s an injury that makes up 6-7% of total injuries in organized sports, with increased numbers in contact and collision sports. Drum roll please… we’re talking about concussions. Concussions are the talk …

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4 Things You Should be Doing During Recovery from an ACL Tear

Reading Time: 6 minutes ACL recovery is an extremely physical process that involves months of rehabilitation. But that’s not all there is to it. Though it’s a long road to recovery, it’s possible to have a great outlook with the right tools to help you bounce back after ACL surgery. As you’re well aware, the main goals of ACL …

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