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Get Back in the Game Quickly with Physical Therapy

April 10th, 2019

According to the CDC, more than 2 million injuries occur in high school athletics annually, and more than 3.5 million kids under age 14 receive medical treatment for sports-related injuries. These statistics don’t account for the number of adults who become injured in sports, too — whether in training or competition. Physical therapy has an

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Mesa Wellness: How to Talk Positively with Your Kids about Exercise

April 2nd, 2019

All kids need exercise. Stacks of scientific research through the years support the myriad ways exercise helps young bodies and minds as they develop and grow.  It’s important, then, for parents to encourage their children to be active and develop healthful habits as they grow and develop. During such conversations, however, Mesa physical therapist Courtney Warren

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Could Your Back Pain be Caused by a Herniated Disc?

March 20th, 2019

Back pain can sneak up on you. You can be sitting on the sofa in front of the TV, get up for a snack, and all of a sudden feel a sharp pain radiating through your back when you stand up. Is it just regular-old back pain, or did something really go wrong? You just

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