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Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular Rehabilitation

The vestibular system includes parts of the inner ear and brain that help control balance and eye movements.  Symptoms of a vestibular disorder can include: dizziness vertigo (spinning) imbalance nausea hearing loss hearing changes visual disturbances These feelings...

Stuttering

Stuttering

A fluency or stuttering disorder is a speech disorder characterized by sound repetitions, sound prolongations, whole word repetitions, frequent interjections (um, uh, like, etc.), prolonged pauses, and other disruptions of natural speech patterns. These disfluencies...

A Quick Overview of Hand Therapy

A Quick Overview of Hand Therapy

Can you imagine completing a task with decreased use of your elbow, forearm, wrist or hand? Or perhaps completing a task with minimal use of a single digit, such as the pinky? Our hands are essential to our everyday lives and daily functioning. The simplest injuries...

Spring cleaning and gardening causing you pain?

Spring cleaning and gardening causing you pain?

Spring cleaning and gardening causing you pain?? With the change in seasons, comes changes in activity. Many people tend to experience pain in their back and knees after a long day of prepping their garden, shoulder pain after giving their house a good wipe down, and...

Living with Lymphedema- Signs, treatments and precautions

Living with Lymphedema- Signs, treatments and precautions

- Do you have swelling in your arms or legs? Does your skin feel tight or do you have less flexibility in your hands, wrist or ankles? If so, you may have lymphedema   What is lymphedema? Lymphedema is an accumulation of fluid in one or more of your limbs most...